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Why join our team?


WE BELIEVE IN

  • Great culture: culture is everything
  • Great culture inspiring great performances
  • Empowerment and ownership
  • Collaboration over individual achievement
  • Titles not mattering: what you produce, together, defines you
  • Improvisation over rehearsing
  • Creativity over playing it safe
  • Passionate music-making that can't be measured
  • Soulful, thought-provoking artistry over antiseptic, soulless motion
  • Fun rehearsals: always fun, always fun-filled 
  • Fun coming from excellence, preparedness, and a superb attitude
  • Being more than an orchestra: a team, a family.  A tribe.

When and where do we rehearse?


WHEN

  • Weekly rehearsals on Tuesday evenings from 7:15 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.
  • 3 concert experiences per season
     

WHERE

  • We rehearse at
The Veterans Memorial Auditorium at Galvin Middle School Photo Credit: Bond Brothers

The Veterans Memorial Auditorium at Galvin Middle School
Photo Credit: Bond Brothers

          The Veterans Memorial Auditorium
          Galvin Middle School
          525 Main Street
          Wakefield, Massachusetts

          (map link)
 

  • We perform at
The Veterans Memorial Auditorium at Galvin Middle School Photo Credit: Bond Brothers

The Veterans Memorial Auditorium at Galvin Middle School
Photo Credit: Bond Brothers

          The Veterans Memorial Auditorium
          Galvin Middle School
          525 Main Street
          Wakefield, Massachusetts

          (map link)

         
          William E. Endslow Performing Arts Center
          Reading Memorial High School
          62 Oakland Road
          Reading, Massachusetts

          (map link)


Who do we need for our team?


WE NEED

  • Musicians of high caliber, both in ability and spirit
  • Team players
  • Doers not just followers


WE CURRENTLY NEED THE FOLLOWING INSTRUMENTALISTS

  • All instrument inquiries are profoundly welcome
  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass
  • French Horn (including opening for Principal)
  • Percussionists

How do you join our team?


CONTACT US 

  • Schedule an audition by clicking on the "JOIN US" button


AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 contrasting pieces
    • One fast and technical
    • One slow and lyrical
    • The 2 pieces can be 2 movements from the same concerto or sonata, or they can be entirely 2 different pieces
    • At least 3 minutes in length each
  • Sight-reading
  • No scales are required