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St Andrews Strings

St Andrews Strings is St Andrews' only string orchestra, performing music from a large variety of genres. Formed in 2017, the group is the Music Society's youngest ensemble. 


Strings consists of a small group of string players, allowing them to perform unconducted. Repertoire ranges from Baroque and Romantic works to modern pieces, including film music.

The ensemble rehearses weekly on a Thursday from 5 - 7pm, typically performing once a semester in concerts alongside the University of St Andrews Chamber Choir.

Email the managers, Andrew Stirling and Ellery Haak, and or visit our Facebook page for more information.


Audition Process


An audition for St Andrews Strings is required and consists of a prepared piece and some sight-reading. These take place at the start of Semester 1.


If interested after Orientation Week, please contact the managers directly via email.

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