Instrument Section: violin one Description: Spirit of the American West violin one
Auditions to join the 2018-18 season will be held in August, 2018. If you are new to NCYO, please e-mail us at email@example.com to recieve an invitation to sign up for an audition time. If you have any questions, contact the directors to schedule an audition date and time. An audition form can also be mailed or e-mailed.
Concertino Orchestra audition requirements: One octave scales: C, G, D, A, F; one prepared solo, Suzuki book 1-2-3 or equivalent; sightreading. Students that know 2-octave scales may play them. First violins need to be in Suzuki Book 2-3 or beyond, or the equivalent, and play 2 octave G and A scales in addition to one-octave C, D, and F.
Cadet Orchestra audition requirements: Two octave scales: A, G, C, D, F (first violins also 3-octave G and A); one prepared solo, Suzuki Book 3-4-5 or equivalent; at least one semester previous orchestra experience; sightreading. First violins need to be in Suzuki Book 4 or beyond, or the equivalent, play 3 octave G, and A scales in addition to the other 2 octave.
Senior Orchestra audition requirements: Three octave scales: C, G, D, A, E, F, Bb; one prepared solo, violins: Suzuki Book 5 and above or equivalent, violas and cellos Suzuki mid-book 4 and above or equivalent; two semesters previous orchestra experience; Senior excerpts and sightreading.
Solos for all orchestra levels should be approximately 2 minutes, and be indicative of current technique skills.
Tuesday, April 17, 7:00 p.m. at Mason United Methodist Church, corner of Tylersville and Mason-Montgomery Roads. Free.
Saturday, December 2, 9:00 and 10:00 p.m. St. Francis Seraph Church, corner of Liberty and Vine, Over-the-Rhine, as part of Christmas Saengerfest.
Sunday, December 3, 7:00 p.m. Christmas in Warren County, Mason United Methodist Church
Tuesday, December 5, 7:00 p.m. Neiderman Family Farm light display, performance in barn
Tuesday, December 12, 7:00 p.m. West Chester Hospital lobby
Friday, December 15, 6:00 p.m. Mount Auburn Christmas Party, W.H. Taft STEM School, Southern Ave, by Christ Hospital
Saturday, December 23, select quartet on air at WDJO, 1480.
Suzuki Camp: June, 2018, at Mason United Methodist Church. For violin, viola, and cello Suzuki students Books 1-7
Youth Orchestra Camp: July, 2018 at Mason United Methodist Church. Level 1 for violin, viola, cello, and bass students new or with 1 year string class/orchestra experience. Level 2 for students in Book 2 and up with 2+ years string class/orchestra experience.
6th Grade Beginning String Camp: August 2018, 9:30-11:00 a.m.