Symphony, pit orchestra, and string chamber music rosters will be established through the orchestra auditions. Most incoming students are pre-scheduled, but for all others sign up sheets for audition times will be on the wall outside of VUCA 1518 by August 24th.
Bring to your audition:
VUSO – The Symphony roster will be posted by noon on Wed. the 28th, and first orchestra rehearsal is that afternoon at 3:30 pm in 1518. The fall schedule includes concerts on September 28, October 10 and 11, December 6, 7, and 8 (in Orchestra Hall). Fall rehearsal retreat will be held on campus September 7 and 8.
Homecoming program “Pastorale” will include:
Handel – Il Pastor Fido Overture
Beethoven – Symphony No. 6
Copland – Buckaroo Holiday, from Rodeo
The Sweeney Todd Pit Orchestra will rehearse Tuesday evenings for several weeks, and then for two weeks on a full production schedule. The schedule will be available at auditions. Preference will be given to regular members of the VUSO, but all student instrumentalists will be considered, via the orchestra auditions.
String Chamber Ensembles will finalize membership and rehearsal/coaching times at the end of the first VUSO rehearsal, Wed. Aug. 28th at 5 pm in 1518.
SHEET MUSIC FOR AUDITIONS