Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra
Youth Orchestra of Central New Jersey

Princeton Youth Orchestra Youth Chamber Orchestra
Sherri Anderson, Conductor
Amy Wulfman, Assistant Conductor

Based in Princeton, New Jersey

 








SPRING CONCERT

Fri, Jun 6, 2014
7pm at Trinity Cathedral
801 W State St, Trenton

Youth orchestra performing in Florence

Stretto Youth Chamber Orchestra is an ensemble of young musicians who come together to tackle the challenge of playing great works of the chamber orchestra literature.

Stretto has performed in
Chicago, Paris, Prague, Brussels, Germany, Italy, Austria, Montenegro, Serbia, Croatia and Bulgaria, and as a featured guest performing ensemble at the Philadelphia Bach Festival, New York Encounter (New York, NY) and the Princeton Early Music Festival.

Stretto is always looking for new talent from
the greater Princeton region including West Windsor, Plainsboro, Hopewell, Lawrence, Hamilton, Trenton, and other townships in Mercer County and beyond.

Rehearsals: Fridays 6-7:30pm (see calendar)
Location: Princeton Friends School
Google Map: Where we practice
Annual Tuition:
$600 ($175 for additional siblings)

Registration Form  |  Calendar for 2013-2014

For Audition Information Contact:
Sherri Anderson (484) 467-9194
strettoyouthchamber@gmail.com

  

Stretto Young Musicians - Ages 7-13
A training ensemble that helps beginning and intermediate players develop skills to integrate into the larger ensemble.

Stretto High School
This is our main performing ensemble.

Stretto Advanced - Grades 10-12
A leadership-training program with performance opportunities. Members include all section leaders and the Student Assistant Conductor. These students receive more flexibility with regard to the Friday evening rehearsals but may have extended weekend practice. Audition plus at least 3 years of orchestra experience required to be considered for this division.

Sherri Anderson, Conductor   Amy Goodman Wulfman, Assistant Conductor
Sherri Anderson PhotoSherri Anderson, the founding director of "Stretto", received her Bachelor of Music degree from Wheaton College and her Master of Sacred Music degree from Westminster Choir College. Ms. Anderson completed additional graduate study in String Pedagogy and Choral Conducting at Temple University where she studied with Helen Kwalwasser and Alan Harler. Ms. Anderson maintains large private teaching studios in the Princeton and Philadelphia areas. She is on the Violin/Viola Faculty of the Lawrenceville School, Director of Trinity Strings in Trenton, Director of Children’s Music at Snyder Ave Congregational Church in South Philadelphia and the Executive Director of Blue Mountain Chamber Music Festival.   Amy Wulfman PhotoAmy Goodman Wulfman has had an international career as a concert violinist, performing with orchestras in Europe and in the U.S. She studied at the Vienna Academy with Günter Pichler and Michael Frischenschlager, performing and recording with the baroque ensemble Capella Academica under Eduard Melkus. In the U.S., Ms. Wulfman received her B. A. from Yale University and her M. M. from the University of Wisconsin. Ms. Wulfman has been an active performer, playing numerous chamber music concerts including performances at the Bach Aria Fistival in Stonybrook, New York. In the Boston are, she spent a decade on the faculy of the New England Conservatory, the Phillips Andover Academy and Music on the Hill. Ms. Wulfman was co-founder of the New Haven Summer Quartet Camp. Ms. Wulfman has a private violin studio, Princeton Violin,and is on the faculty of the Blue Mountain Chamber Music Festival, Music Adventure in Sienna, Italy and Princeton Day School.

Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra