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Rollins College offers instruction in violin, viola, cello, double bass, classical guitar and harp. Students receive training in the solo, orchestral, and chamber literature to prepare them for graduate study or employment as performers and/or teachers.  Emphasis is on musical and technical development, knowledge of the repertoire, and ensemble playing.  Students studying these instruments who are receiving a Department of Music scholarship are expected to participate in the Rollins Orchestra, String Ensemble, and various Chamber Ensembles in the Department.  At the discretion of the Artistic Director, advanced students have the opportunity to perform with the Bach Festival Orchestra.

Audition requirements

Two contrasting pieces that total about ten minutes in length


Bach Festival Orchestra
Guitar Ensemble
Small Chamber Ensemble
String Ensemble