BGSU Middle School Honors String Festival

Andrew Hire
Guest conductor Andrew Hire, Strongsville High School
Guest conductor: Andrew Hire, orchestra conductor at Strongsville High School

Activities to include:

Rehearsals and sectionals with BGSU faculty and BG Philharmonia, eurythmics and yoga sessions, campus tour, evening performance.

Featuring BGSU Faculty: Penny Kruse and Caroline Chin, violin, Yoobin Lee, viola; Brian Snow, cello; Robert Rohwer, bass; Elaine Colprit, music education (cello); and Emily Freeman Brown, Director of Orchestral Activities.

Download Farandole Parts:



Violin I

Violin II


Dowloand Danny Boy Parts:



Violin I

Violin II



Penny Kruse, Professor of Violin


Caroline Chin, Assistant Professor of Violin


YooBin Lee, Visiting Adjunct Professor of Viola

Brian Snow

Brian Snow, Assistant Professor of Cello

Robert Rohwer 71362

Robert Rohwer, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Double Bass


Elaine Colprit, Associate Professor of Music Education, Cello

Emily Freeman Brown 72031

Emily Freeman Brown, Director of Orchestral Activities

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

8:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Kobacker Hall
Moore Musical Arts Center
Bowling Green State University

Email Emily Freeman Brown

Registration is closed

April 24, 2019
All activities in the Moore Musical Arts Center on BGSU's campus

8:30-9 AM: Check-in, Moore Musical Arts Center lobby

9:05-11:30 AM: Rehearsal and sectionals with BGSU faculty

11:30 AM-12:50 PM: Lunch

12:50-1:30 PM: Eurhythmics session

1:30-2:20 PM: Observe rehearsal with BG Philharmonia

2:30-3:20 PM: Rehearsal with members of BG Philharmonia

3:20 PM: Snack and change clothes to concert dress

4:00 PM: BGSU Student Recital

4:30 PM: Warm-up on stage

5:00 PM: Final concert in Kobacker Hall. No tickets required.

Registered students are required to submit the below forms to by March 25, 2019.

Medical Form
Liability Waiver
Permission to Dispense Medication (if applicable)

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