Summer Strings

Summer Strings is a 8 day session taking place on July 8th-12th and 15th-17th 2024 with a concert on the evening of July 17th.  All classes are taught at the Browning Center at Weber State University.


Traditional String Classes:

  • Beginning (1+ year experience required)
  • Intermediate (2-3 years experience required)
  • Philharmonic (3+ years experience required)

If you are unsure, choose the closest fit. After the first rehearsal, a teacher will help you decide if the class is right or if you should move to another level.


  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Fiddling Accompaniment (1+ years experience required, includes guitar/banjo/mandolin).

Fiddling is not offered for the Beginning Traditional String Classes.


  • Flatpick (1+ years of experience, will only be offered if enough students are interested)
  • Beginning Ukulele (no prior experience required)

Must have a soprano (standard), concert, or tenor ukulele

Music Theory

  • Beginning (Not comfortable reading music)
  • Intermediate (Understands key signatures and simple rhythms)
  • Advanced (Fluent in all scales and complex rhythm)

Class Times: 


  Ensemble Theory




8 a.m.

Beginning String Orchestra

Room 133


Intermediate and Advanced Fiddling


9 a.m.

Advanced String Orchestra       

 Room 125

Beginning Theory

Room 133




Room 210

10 a.m.

Intermediate String Orchestra

Room 133

Advanced Theory

Room 125



Room 210

11 a.m.  

Intermediate Theory

Room 133



12 p.m.






Class Rates:

(Class Rates have changed slightly, so make sure you pay the right fee)

  • One class: $80
  • Two classes: $100
  • Three classes: $115
  • Four classes: $125

Students are encouraged to participate in traditional classes, fiddling and theory. Class times are set up so that students can participate in all classes at the appropriate level.

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