Middle and early high school age strings, wind, and percussion players will be invited by their school music conductors and private teachers to audition for the Junior Honors Symphony (JHS), January 15-17, 2013.
Students should be dedicated musicians who want to be part of a fine ensemble and who will enjoy classical symphonic music. Students must be members of their school band or orchestra program in order to participate.
The symphony rehearses Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30pm at Crescent Valley High School. Rehearsals begin February 12, 2013.
The season will culminate with a concert on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at 3pm in the Corvallis High School Performing Arts Center.
Invited students should prepare the following for the audition:
- 2 octave scale
- 2-3 minute selection from the solo repertoire
JHS auditions will be held on the following dates:
- January 15 at North Albany Middle School 3:30 to 7pm
- January 16 at Crescent Valley High School 5 to 8:30pm
- January 17 at Crescent Valley High School 6:30 to 8:15pm
Please phone the CYS Coordinator, Dave Traut, at 541 745 5394 between 6 and 9 pm from December 10, 2012 to December 21, 2012 for more information and to set an audition time. Audition times may also be scheduled after January 7, 2013. You may also email Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your parent or guardian should accompany you to your audition. We need the following information from you: School, grade, years played, phone, invited by or where you learned about WVJHS, and school band/orchestra.