BSO Announces Auditions for the 2014-2015 Season
The Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra is holding auditions for the 2014-2015 Season. The following positions are open: Principal horn, section horn, section trumpet, violin, viola and double bass. All other instruments are welcome to audition for the substitute musician list.
Auditions will be Sunday, August 24, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at BPA, 200 Madison Avenue North, Bainbridge Island. Musicians are requested to arrive 15 minutes ahead of their appointment and look for signs to the warm-up and audition rooms. Those auditioning should prepare two contrasting works of their choice that display the depth of their musical sensitivity and range of technical ability. Come prepared to play a total of five-eight minutes of music. Sight-reading for all instruments will be requested; music will be provided on site. Those interested in auditioning for principal positions will be asked to prepare excerpts.
Please contact BSO Personnel Manager Max Karler for more information and to arrange an audition time at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra rehearses on Wednesday evenings, 7:00 – 9:30 p.m. at Bainbridge Performing Arts. Performance dates for the BSO’s 2014-2015 four-concert season are November 8 & 9, 2014, and February 28 & March 1, April 18 & 19, and May 30 & 31, 2015. Stay tuned for full details about the BSO’s upcoming season, which will be posted soon at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org.
Music has always been at the heart of the BPA mission, and the organization’s commitment stands undiminished to this day. It has the backing of a well-organized Board and a thriving institution. It takes a lively community of volunteer musicians and listeners to make such a commitment sustainable, and BPA thanks the BSO musicians and audience members for their part in keeping the classical music program lively and growing. Please join us for the BSO’s 2014 - 2015 Season and celebrate the orchestra’s vitality and contribution to the arts on Bainbridge Island.
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