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Schedule and Fee Information

Important String Project Policies

  • All String Project students are required to participate in their school orchestra

  • Students enter the program through beginner classes in either 3rd or 4th grade

  • All students in their 3rd year and higher are required to participate in a String Project ensemble

  • Students who discontinue study through the UW String Project cannot re-enter the program 

 

Tuition and Fees

  • 2nd Year: $70/semester, $130/year

  • 3rd Year and Higher: $80/semester, $150/year

2021 SPRING SEMESTER TUITION PAYMENT for all students

If you have not yet paid for the 2021 spring semester for your student, please use this link to complete the payment process:

 

Phone-in Payments

If you prefer, you can register and pay fees by calling the Performing Arts Box Office at 307-766-6666, M-F 10:00 am – 4:00 p.m.

Payments can be made over the phone, or in person with credit/debit card, check or cash

If you have any questions, please contact:

Jim Przygocki at przygcki@uwyo.edu or (307) 766-3335
(Beginner classes, 2nd year classes, High Plains Sinfonia, UW String Project Ensemble)

Sherry Sinift at sinift@uwyo.edu of (307) 766-5243
(Private lessons)

 


 

Start of Classes, Lessons, and Ensembles

Beginner Classes

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UW String Project will not start a class of new beginners in 2020-21.

There are other options for beginning stringed instrument study:

  • Abundance Creative Arts: https://www.abundancecreativearts.com/

  • String Academy of Wyoming: https://sawyoming.org/

  • Private string instruction – Please contact UWSP Director Jim Przygocki for recommendations

  • Albany Public School Music program – Laramie has an excellent public school music program! Be sure to participate, even if you are involved in one of the other programs available.


2nd Year Classes

In the Fall 2020 semester, 2nd year students will receive a 30-minute private lesson via Zoom and some online group activities, schedule TBA. In the Spring 2021 semester we will return to in person instruction, if conditions allow.


3rd Year and Higher Private Lessons

Students in their 3rd year and higher will receive a 30-minute private lesson and participation in either the String Project Ensemble or the High Plains Sinfonia (6th - 9th grade, by audition).

In the Fall 2020 semester, all lessons will be conducted via Zoom.

Ensembles will take place via Zoom on an adjusted schedule. Some activities may be conducted in person if conditions allow.

In the Spring 2021 semester we will return to in person instruction, if conditions allow.

 

String Project Ensemble

Meets Mondays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The first rehearsal is Monday, September 16 in Room 1070 in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts

 

High Plains Sinfonia

Meets Mondays 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Auditions will be on Monday, September 9: Auditions information can be found here.

The first rehearsal is Monday, September 16 in Room 1050 in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts

Contact Us

James Przygocki, Director and Master Teacher for group instruction

Phone: 307-766-3335

Email: przygcki@uwyo.edu

Sherry Sinift, Master Teacher for private lessons

Phone: 307-766-5243

Email: sinift@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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