Symphonic Waves Youth Orchestra is Expanding
Calling all wind, brass and percussion players from Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Clare and Limerick. If you are aged 13-18 with a Grade 6 playing standard, Symphonic Waves want to meet you.
Symphonic Waves is a West of Ireland Youth Orchestra set up in 2017 as part of Galway 2020 and in collaboration with Music Generation Galway County.
Under the guidance of Conductor Prof. James Cavanagh the orchestra has been in monthly rehearsals since July and has taken part in intensive residentials and received mentorships from Galway Music Residency’s ConTempo Quartet, the Irish Chamber Orchestra and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.
Players who are at Grade 6 and above in the following instruments are being invited to apply to audition:
Brass – French horn, trumpet, trombone, and tuba
Woodwind – Flute, oboe, clarinet and Bassoon
Percussion – Timpani and general percussion.
Auditions will be held on Sunday 16 December 2018 in the Meadowcourt Hotel, Loughrea.