.Opportunities

String Orchestra

SUStrings is a friendly and active string orchestra which was founded to provide string musicians the opportunity to play and explore the extensive and varied repertoire for string orchestra.

There are no auditions and anyone who plays the violin, viola, cello or double bass to around Grade 5 standard or above is welcome.

We rehearse weekly and perform at least one concert per term and one tour per academic year. Rehearsals: Every Monday 7:30-9:30pm Building 28 LT 1017 To keep up to date with what's going on like SUStrings on FB .


About String Orchestra

Membership Fee Information

These are the current membership fees offered by String Orchestra, although many clubs and societies offer a free period for new members to try out their activities.

NameCostValid PeriodDetailsJoin
Year Membership£2001/10/2018 - 06/10/2019 SUStrings rehearse weekly with the aim of exploring the varied repertoire for a String Orchestra and putting on termly concerts for everyone to enjoy. Informal and relaxed, SUStrings is where a string player can come and enjoy playing, with great company and without the pressure of auditions! The membership fee goes towards, hiring music, booking concert venues, the conductors fee etc. and also the general running of the orchestra itself - without which would be nearly impossible!Buy Now

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The Committee

All clubs and societies within the Students' Union are run entirely by students. The student committee for String Orchestra this year are:

  • Fiona Sunderland
    President
  • Emily Gissing
    Publicity Officer
  • Gregor Broughton
    Secretary
  • Alec Taylor-Durant
    Social Secretary
  • Claudia Tan
    Tour Secretary
  • Lawrence Coles
    Treasurer
  • Hannah Porter
    Vice-President
  • Robert Cockell
    Webmaster