About Western Piedmont Youth Symphony
The Western Piedmont Youth Symphony has been instrumental in the lives of many young musicians throughout the years. A great number have made music their career.
The WPYS, conducted by Maestro Joby Brunjes performs two concerts a year. Auditions are required. The Youth Symphony practices on Monday evenings from 5-6:30 pm during concert season. For more information, contact [email protected]
AUDITIONS FOR YOUTH SYMPHONY SPRING SEASON 2018!
Western Piedmont Youth Symphony will hold auditions for its 2018 spring season on Saturday, January 6th from 10-5, and Monday, January 8th from 3:30 until 4:50 pm by appointment only.
WPYS Candidates should prepare the following for audition:
• 2 Major Scales in 2 or more octaves
• 1 minor scale (any of the 3 forms is acceptable) in 2 or more octaves
• One prepared solo piece or etude
• Each musician will also be given a short passage of sight-reading
Western Piedmont Youth Symphony Schedule
Rehearsal and Concert Schedule 2017-2018 Season
*All rehearsals will be held in the Keiser Room from 5 – 6:30 pm unless noted otherwise.
11/06 (5-7pm), Location TBD, possibly Drendel Auditorium
11/13 (5-7pm), Drendel Auditorium
11/20 (5-7pm), Drendel Auditorium
11/27 (5-6pm) Dress Rehearsal, 7pm Concert, Drendel Auditorium
01/15 MLK No rehearsal
04/02 Easter Holiday – No Rehearsal
4/16 (5-6pm) Dress Rehearsal 7pm Concert