Baroque Ensemble and Viol Consort
The Adlai E. Stevenson Baroque Ensemble and Viol Consort are unique ensembles focusing on Historically-Informed Performance (H.I.P.) practices performed on period instruments. The Viol Consort focuses on repertoire of the Renaissance through Baroque eras, while the Baroque Ensemble focuses on repertoire of the Baroque and Classical periods performed on period instruments. Students perform for regular school functions, community events, Stevenson solo and ensemble festival, etc.
This alternative strings group is the ultimate in Historically-Informed Performance (H.I.P.). Learn about performance practice of the Renaissance up to early Classical period and perform on period instruments. Be a part of a truly special ensemble.
Attend all rehearsals, clinics, and performances.
Audition required. Must be enrolled in a music class at SHS, have previous experience and be able to commit to the schedule provided.
Contact a sponsor for more information and to learn about meeting times/location, or visit Student Activities with questions.
Maximum 24 musicians in Baroque Ensemble and 14 musicians in Viol Consort.