artistic director and conductor
Orchestra Junior is an experimental orchestral training project that has developed since the 2018/2019 school year, by Maestro Giovanni Costantini, within the “J. Novák” Music School in Rovereto (TN).
The working method combines musical skills and interpersonal skills, declining the scout methodology, made up of play and conscious growth, in the musical sphere.
Composed of students between 8 and 14 years of age, the Junior has grown above expectations, reaching an excellent musical and orchestral quality, considerably superior to similar experiences.
All the young members of the orchestra expressed an enthusiastic participation in the proposed activity and in the chosen methods, sharing the mission of the project and also interpreting the typical roles of a professional orchestral subject: inspector, archivist, secretary…
The Junior Orchestra performed at the “Zandonai” Theater of Rovereto as part of the Festival Educa, at the “Tartarotti” Civic Library and won the first prize at the XII edition of the competition “Conservatory of Vicenza “.
The value of the educational project was also recognized by the Lang Italia Foundation as part of the Philanthropy Awards 2020, achieving a special mention for the “measurability” of the initiative and its impact on the territory.