The Decatur Park District brings you another year of our Summer Strings program, comprised of the Pizzicato and Arco Orchestras, which is designed for students age 7 – 18. This program provides string players with an opportunity to practice and perform over the summer while further developing their technical and musical skills. The Decatur Park District has hired Alexandra Rodriguez (Music faculty at Millikin University & St. Teresa High School) to direct and teach our students.
Pizzicato Orch. / June 10 – July 24 / 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Arco Orch. / June 10 – July 24 / 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: Millikin University Pilling Chapel
Days: Monday & Wednesday (does not meet July 4)
Fee: Full session, $80 ($72 with resident discount)
$5 dis. for second child in any summer band program
Note: Arco Orchestra is for students aged 7 – 18 with at least 3 years of playing experience.
Pizzicato Orchestra is for students aged 7 – 18 years with 1 – 2 years of playing experience.
Deadline: June 10
Millikin Homestead / July 8 / 6:30 p.m.
Scovill Zoo / July 19 / 1 – 4 p.m. (Exact performance time TBA)
Fairview Park July 29 6:30 p.m.