The School of Music provides a strong program for string instrumentalists of all majors. Loyola string majors are consistently and quickly placed in university programs throughout the country.
Performance majors will find that the College of Music and Fine Arts offers a unique orchestral experience, a nurturing, professional environment, personal attention, challenging curricula and ample performance opportunities.
Even string players who are not music majors can enjoy a number of rich musical experiences at Loyola University.
- String Bass
String players at Loyola can choose from a wide range of majors, including music performance, music industry, music education, music with elective studies, and music therapy.
Strings students at Loyola University are able to take advantage of a wide range of performance opportunities. Examples include:
- A weekly string masterclass
- An informal group forum on performance issues
- Chamber music concerts
- Two vibrant orchestras.
- A Loyola Reading Orchestra
- The Loyola Strings
- Jazz Ensembles
- The Loyola Presents Series brings world-renowned artists to Loyola throughout the academic year for concerts and masterclasses that are free to Loyola College of Music and Fine Arts students.
Director of the Loyola Chamber Orchestra, Extraordinary Professor
Associate Professor of Music and Director of Orchestras
Instructor of Bass
Adjunct Cello Professor
Professor of Cello and String Bass
Adjunct Professor of Viola
Extraordinary Professor of Violin
High School and Community Programs
Loyola University New Orleans expresses it commitment to excellent music education by sponsoring programs for developing young musicians including the Honor Orchestra Festival and Summer String Camp.
Honor Orchestra Festival (Open to High School Students only)
Next Festival: January 2018
Sponsored by the Loyola University New Orleans College of Music and Fine Arts, the Honor Orchestra Festival is designed to provide advanced High School age string players the unique opportunity to experience an intense, day long, workshop. Talented youth from several states perform and are coached by our outstanding faculty. A special session on conducting and performance practice will be scheduled for high school directors during the festival. Complete an application online »
The cost to each selected participant is a $25.00 registration fee. All high school directors are invited to participate at no cost
Summer String Camp (Open to ages 7-19)
Next June 2018
In Collaboration with the Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestra we offer a unique summer music orchestral experience. Visit gnoyo.org to sign up.
Loyola International Music Institute (Open to all Levels of Students)
Next August 2018 for more information and to sign up please visit limi-nola.org