Author: Dana Wygmans

String Project YouTube Channel

String Project now has a YouTube Channel! These are videos made by our very own String Project staff about topics ranging from setting up bow holds, how to tune an instrument, and beginner songs. Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2NDjd1XO1UG2mr-jH-dvyw/playlists

Spring Semester Update

Due to the ongoing pandemic, our Spring Semester will remain virtual for the 2020-2021 school year. Please see an updated calendar reflecting this change. SP Calendar 2020-2021 We hope everyone has a restful and rejuvenating holiday season and end of… Continue Reading Spring Semester Update

Lottery OPEN

The lottery for the 2021-2022 school year is now OPEN. The lottery will close by April 1, and you may apply at any point until that time. The lottery is open for current and new families. Follow the link below… Continue Reading Lottery OPEN

Lottery Update

Dear Potential String Project Families and Lottery Hopefuls: We are experiencing a slight delay with the start of our 2021-2022 Lottery because of the virtual format of beginning our school year. The lottery will officially open up by October! Remember,… Continue Reading Lottery Update

Yearly Calendar Update

Our 2020-2021 yearly calendar has been updated on the “Calendar” page. Please note that our fall semester will be conducted virtually. While we hope to resume in-person teaching in the spring, this is tentative and the spring semester is subject… Continue Reading Yearly Calendar Update

Summer Update

We are getting ready for another year with String Project! A few announcements: The lottery and enrollment for the 2020-2021 have closed and all families who have been selected from the lottery have been emailed. The program is now at… Continue Reading Summer Update

Updates on the 2020-2021 School Year

Current and Prospective String Project Families: Due to the pandemic causing us to redesign the program for online learning during March and April, we have experienced some delays in getting current and new students registered for the 2020-2021 school year.… Continue Reading Updates on the 2020-2021 School Year

Classes resume January 25

Don’t forget that String Project Saturday classes resume January 25! Private lessons will resume January 21.

Austin Chronicle: Best of Austin

The UT Austin String Project has been voted as “Best String Theory” by the Austin Chronicle! We are honored by this recognition and proud to continue supporting music and string education in Austin. You can see the award at the… Continue Reading Austin Chronicle: Best of Austin

Juries

We will begin jury sign-ups for all students this Saturday. This is for students doing promo AND non-promo juries. Remember that you do not have to complete a jury if you are in ECE, Stepping Stones, Jr. Cadets, Sr. Cadets,… Continue Reading Juries