String Project

Fall 2020 String Project will be meeting online via Zoom starting on Tuesday, September 29th!

Group Lessons for beginning string students playing violin, viola, cello, or string bass. 

  • The youth program (Tiers 1-4) is open to students in grades 4–8.
  • The adult class open to beginning string students as well!

The String Project is part of a national consortium that provides group instruction for string players. The classes are taught by University of Redlands music majors under the supervision of Master Teacher Becky Long and String Project Director Kyle Champion.

Rehearsal times:

Tier 1 - Tuesday/Thursday from 4 - 4:50 p.m. Online
Tier 2 - Tuesday/Thursday from 5 - 5:50 p.m. Online
Tier 3/4 - Tuesday/Thursday from 5 - 5:50 p.m. Online
Adult Tier - Tuesdays from 6 - 6:50 p.m. Online

Students can enroll by completing and submitting the registration form below to the Community School of Music and the Arts by Thursday, September 24th. This will allow the directors to organize materials for pickup. Students must be members in good standing of their school music programs in order to participate. After registration and payment are processed, login information with access to the class will be provided.

Please note the following important dates:

String Project Informational Meeting - Tuesday, September 22 at 4:30 p.m.

Curious how String Project will work in this virtual environment? Please join the meeting to hear from the directors about their exciting plans, ask questions and meet the assistant teachers! Registration is not required to attend.  Please email to get the link to join the Zoom meeting.

String Project Book Pick-Up - Thursday, September 24 from 4-7 p.m.

String Project books will be distributed in a socially-distanced pickup during this 3-hour timeframe. Distribution with take place outside our CSMA studio on Orange Tree Lane: 1746 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374.

String Project Begins! - Tuesday, September 29

The University of Redlands School of Music String Project is funded through a grant from the National String Project Consortium (NSPC) which was made possible through a grant from the Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation.

For more information call the Community School of Music and the Arts at (909) 748-8844 or email

Fall 2020 String Project Registration Form

Fall 2020 String Project Parent Letter

Fall 2020 String Project Dates

2018-2019 String Project Master Teacher and Student Teachers