Susquehanna Strings 2014-15

Susquehanna Strings 2012-1


An intermediate, community orchestra program for ages 8-80!

Minimum age: 8 (third grade) // Minimum level: Suzuki Book 3

Jennifer Sacher Wiley


Community Members

Last year’s participants hailed from Selinsgrove, Danville, Montoursville, Milton, Lewisburg, Bloomsburg, and Liverpool. We especially aim to provide an orchestra for students without string programs in their schools.

SU Student Members

Some members are future music teachers honing their string skills. 

Others are SU students who just love to play!

Fall Repertoire Announced!

Rimsky-Korsakov/Dackow, “Dance of the Tumblers”

Longfield,  Music from “Frozen”

Dvorak/Herr, “Humoresque”

Clarke, “Passacaille”

Mozart/Brubaker, Symphony No. 25, 1st movement

Meyer, “Momentum”

Staff and Conductors for Fall Session, 2014

Sarah White, Manager

•Flute Performance major

•Violist with SU Strings 2013-14

Jamie Marrs, Conductor

•Cello Music Education major

Fred Bond, Conductor

•Vocal Performance major

•Violinist with SU Strings 2012-14

Lyne Padmore, Conductor

• Flute Music Education major


Auditions (for all new and returning members)-  Saturday, 8/30/14,  3:30-5:30 

Fall Session

Rehearsals:  Saturdays, 4:00-5:30  9/6, 9/13 ** 9/27, 10/4 **10/18 

Concert + Dress rehearsal-  Saturday, 10/25  (3:00 rehearsal, 4:00 concert)

Winter Session

Rehearsals:  Saturdays, 4:00-5:30  1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7

Concert + Dress rehearsal-  Saturday, 2/14  (3:00 rehearsal, 4:00 concert)

Schedule for 10/4 rehearsal

4:00-4:30 Mozart, Momentum

4:30-5:00  Humoresque, Passacaille
5:00-5:30  Frozen, Dance of Tumblers

Schedule for 10/4 rehearsal

4:00-4:30 Mozart, Momentum

4:30-5:00  Humoresque, Passacaille


5:00-5:30  Frozen, Dance of Tumblers