How Do You Join A String Quartet?
String quartets can be wonderful; they make a distillation of music that is at once intimate and compelling. Famous quartets like those by Bach or Mozart come to mind–challenging for the player and a joy to be a part of. Do you wish to join a string quartet? Read this eHow to learn more. Become familiar with the music for string quartets. There are many that span from the 1700’s to today. Choose to specialize in one particular era; for example the quartets of the classical era, and practice the part for your instrument. If you play violin, learn the parts for first and second violin; if viola, learn the viola part; if cello, learn the cello part. Buy quartets that appeal to you on CD and play along with them. Become accomplished at the part for your instrument. Audition for the string quartet if one is offered at a school you attend. Seek auditions for string quartets in the paper or online. Contact the string quartet in the community where you live. Express your interest in joining a