The War Memorial Youth Arts Project
String Chamber Orchestra

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Adults: $10
Students, seniors, and veterans: $5


The top young talent from across the regions of Grosse Pointe, Detroit, and Oakland County unite for this unprecedented chamber music project. Thanks to support from project leader Hai Xin Wu, Detroit Symphony Orchestra guest teaching artists, and other world-class professional musicians from our area, this project and performance creates a truly remarkable experience for a diverse group of dedicated young musicians.



There is no cost for participation.


Tuesday, March 6
Tuesday, March 13
Wednesday, March 21
Wednesday, March 28
Thursday, April 5

All rehearsals will be held in The War Memorial Lakefront Ballroom from 7:30—10pm. Complimentary snacks and bottled water will be provided for performers at each rehearsal.Parents are not required, but are welcome to quietly observe the rehearsals.

Attendance policy

Required attendance allows for one missed rehearsal; please provide advance notice.

Section seating

Seating is determined by the project leader, and the project leader reserves the right to alter seating at any time for the benefit of the overall orchestra.

What to bring

Performers must provide their own instrument and music stand, and should also bring a pencil to each rehearsal.

Concert attire

Performers will wear concert black attire. Neckties are not required for gentlemen.

Recording and photography

Rehearsals and the performance may be professionally recorded and/or photographed. The War Memorial reserves the right to use video and photographs taken onsite for the purpose of promoting The War Memorial, its programs, and events.


Performers must register online. You will receive a confirmation email with further details after your online registration is complete.

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