Meet the Musicians

Urban Strings Columbus consists of 3 groups.  Students range in age from 11 to 18.  They attend a variety of schools in Columbus and surrounding areas.

Quarter Notes
 

Quarter Notes is the group for beginning strings musicians. Most musicians in this group have 1-2 years with their instruments.  Students in this group are  learning to read music and play together as a group.  Although they are beginners they have the chance to perform several times a year.  

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Half Notes
 

Half Notes are our intermediate string musicians. Our Half Note musicians on average have 3-4 years of experience with their instruments.  Students can sight read their pieces and perform in a variety of settings.  During the season they may be asked to perform at least once a month.

Premier

Premier Musicians are the most experienced group.  Our musicians have been playing their instruments for over 4 years.  They may be asked to perform as a whole group or a small ensemble several times a month during the season.  They have been featured on television and have performed at weddings.