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Prelude Ensemble

Grades: K-12
Duration: 1 hour

Bring the CSO into your school with a special musical performance! These interactive small ensemble shows support North Carolina Standard's for Music Education and serve as an introduction for students to the instruments of the orchestra.


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Contact Information

Please list the primary contact for this reservation (preferably the Music Teacher).

First Name *
Last Name *
Email *
School Name *
School Affiliation *
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Program Information

Prelude Ensemble shows are 45 minutes in length with fees determined by the size of the ensemble and number of shows. We are able to offer a discount on back-to-back performances as long as both shows start and finish within two hours of the scheduled start time of the first show.
Mixed Trio - $450 single | $650 for a back-to-back performance
String Quartet - $575 single | $800 for back-to-back performances
Brass Quintet - $700 single | $950 back-to-back performance

*Schools outside of Mecklenburg County are subject to additional travel costs

Proposed Program Budget *
Grade Level (Check all that apply) *
Preferred Start Time *
When would you like to hold the performance? Check all that apply *
Please detail any additional/specific scheduling requests here:
What is the performance venue? (i.e. Gym, Auditorium, Multipurpose) *

Technical Requirements

We request that the following equipment be provided by the school for each performance. Please let us know if there are items you are unable to provide. This will not affect your ability to book a performance.
  • 1 straight-backed armless chair per musician
  • 1 music stand per musician
  • 1 microphone- if the performance is in a classroom a microphone will not be necessary.
Is the school able to provide these items per performance? *
If you answered No or Partial, please list which items you cannot provide.

Additional Information

Do you intend to book this program using the ASC School Funding Opportunities Grant? *
List any additional information we need to know about your request.