Watch & Learn
For the enjoyment of visual-learners, watch our CSO musicians demonstrate their instruments, musical excerpts and more!
Ask the CSO
CSO Violist Caterina Longhi answers viola questions from Adrienne and Noah!
Rachel Charbel answers questions about the violin from Adrianna, Noah, Jacob, and Deborah.
Violin questions from Dulce, Etha, and Chesnie answered by Second Assistant Concertmaster Eric Bates!
CSO Violin Paul Patterson discusses and demonstrates the Electric Violin!
Alan Rafferty answers questions from student cellists about a career in music!
CSO Clarinetist Ixi Chen answers questions from Lucy, Kylie and Aidan.
Principal Tuba Christopher Olka answers questions from Vergil, age 11.
CSO Principal Timpani Patrick Schleker answers a question from Jayden, grade 11, about pursuing a career as a percussionist.
CSO violist Joanne Wojtowicz provides advice on practicing vibrato.
Looking for more music? Check out The Fanfare Project, with over a dozen newly commissioned works performed by individual musicians from their homes. Scores are also available for study.