String Audition Clinic

Kent State will host its String Audition Clinic on Saturday, April 18, 2020.

When and where

Saturday, April 18, 2020
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Center for the Performing Arts at 1325 Theatre Drive, Kent Campus

Who can attend?

Open to ALL high school string students interested in refining their audition skills.


  • Jung-Min Amy Lee, violin | The Cleveland Orchestra
  • Cathy Meng Robinson, violin | Miami String Quartet
  • Joanna Patterson Zakany, viola | The Cleveland Orchestra
  • Keith Robinson, cello | Miami String Quartet
  • Bryan Thomas, double bass | Educator and Performer
  • Dr. Jungho Kim | Director of Orchestra

Tentative 2020 Schedule

  • 9:30 am: Sign-in for participants
  • 10 am: Greeting from Dr. Jungho Kim (E112)
  • 10:15 am: Session 1-Orchestral Sight-Reading with Dr. Kim (E112)
  • 11:05 am: Break/Transition to new rooms
  • 11:15 am Session 2-Excerpt work
    • Violin: D106
    • Viola: D105
    • Cello: D104
  • 12:05 pm: Break and snacks (E112)
  • 12:30 pm: Session 3-Etude Work
    • Violin: D106
    • Viola: D105
    • Cello: D104
  • 1:30 pm: Q & A Session (E112)
  • 1:55 pm: Closing remarks and dismissal


Click here to let us know you're interested, we'll email you when the official form is live.


We'll be using the Regional Orchestra Audition excerpt and etude as a common base for all participants.