Auditions for the 2018-2019 season of the Shenandoah Valley Youth Orchestras
Mrs. Catherine Nelson, director
The program will be comprised of two performing groups: The Youth Orchestra and the Chamber Orchestra. The Youth Orchestra meets on Monday afternoons from 4 – 5:30 p.m. The Chamber Orchestra meets on Monday afternoons from 5:30 – 7 p.m. The first rehearsal for both orchestras will be September 17.
There are two audition days depending upon your instrument.
Viola, Cello and Bass are invited to audition on Friday, September 7 at Shenandoah University, Ruebush Hall, Room 146 from 4 – 7 p.m. (Violas at 4pm, Cello and Bass at 5pm)
Violins are invited to audition on Saturday, September 8 at Shenandoah University, Ruebush Hall, Room 146 from 8:30 – 11 a.m. (8:30 a.m. with last initial A-M; 9:45 a.m. with last initial N-Z)
- Prepared solo (your choice)
- Scales for Youth Orchestra: G, D and A major (and F major, if possible);
- Scales for Chamber Orchestra: Major scales from 4 sharps to 3 flats, 2-3 octaves
Refer to https://scartsacademy.org/music for more information