About the Event
Violin • Viola • Cello • Double Bass
Shenandoah Conservatory invites high school students from throughout the region to participate in its 2021 in-person Strings Day on Sunday, October 24. Students will participate in masterclasses and technique workshops led by Shenandoah Conservatory’s prestigious string faculty.
- Technique workshops
- Final group performance led by Conductor and Director of Orchestral Studies Jan Wagner
Meet the Conductor
Jan Wagner currently holds the position of professor of conducting at Shenandoah Conservatory of Shenandoah University where he serves as the artistic director and conductor of the Shenandoah Conservatory Symphony Orchestra (SCSO) with which he has undertaken two international tours to Spain (Zaragoza, Castellón, Murcia and Granada) and Argentina (Córdoba, Paraná, Rosario and Buenos Aires). He also serves as the music director of the school’s fully staged opera productions.
Schedule of Events
|9 a.m.||In-person Registration Opens||Armstrong Hall, Room 39|
|9:30 a.m.||Welcome Concert Featuring Shenandoah Faculty||Armstrong Concert Hall|
|10:15 a.m.||Sectionals||Various Locations|
|12 p.m.||Lunch||Allen Dining Hall|
|1 p.m.||Masterclasses||Various Locations|
|2:30 p.m.||Rehearsal for Final Concert||Armstrong Concert Hall|
|4 p.m.||Closing Concert with Strings Day Participants||Armstrong Concert Hall|
Schedule is subject to change