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Communitywide orchestra to play with the pros – Quad-Cities Online says:

Quad-Cities Online
Communitywideorchestrato play with the pros
Quad-Cities Online
In an attempt to assemble the Quad-Cities' largestorchestraever, the public is invited to register to perform Tchaikovsky's “1812 Overture” with the QCSO at 6 p.m. April 10 following the QCSO and youth ensembles' Side-by-Side Concert. The concert
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SAU Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert – The Chattanoogan says:

SAU SymphonyOrchestraSpring Concert
The Chattanoogan
This program will include Overture to “La Gazza Ladra” (The Thieving Magpie) by Giaochino Rossini, Concerto for Tenor Saxophone andOrchestraby Robert Ward (featuring saxophone soloist Clinton Schmitt), and Symphony No. 2 in D major, op.

Review: ‘Vienna Mozart Orchestra’ at Strathmore – DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog) says:

DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)
Review: 'Vienna MozartOrchestra' at Strathmore
DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)
Opera-lovers got a chance to travel back to the 18th Century the night of March 7, 2016, at The Mansion at Strathmore's J. Willard and Alice Marriot Foundation Concert Stage, when the Vienna MozartOrchestraperformed some of the best works of composer …

Watch This Orchestra Remix New Order’s ‘Blue Monday’ Using Instruments From The 1930’s – (blog) says: (blog)
Watch ThisOrchestraRemix New Order's 'Blue Monday' Using Instruments From The 1930's (blog)
Everyone remembers the first time they heard 'Blue Monday' by New Order. The pounding electronic beat that opens the song before sprawling into an seven-and-a-half-minute long odyssey of electronic goodness, was a life-altering moment for many of us.

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Does your orchestra run no-hire auditions? – Slipped Disc says:

Does yourorchestrarun no-hire auditions?
Slipped Disc
We hear the Montreal Symphony recently held auditions for three vacant viola positions. Very few candidates turned up and some Montreal players fear theorchestrais getting a reputation for not hiring after auditions. Candidates for to vast trouble

Indyref left national orchestra short of cash – Scotsman says:

Indyref left nationalorchestrashort of cash
Theorchestra'schief executive told the culture committee that London-based trusts had been reluctant to provide investment ahead of the September 2014 vote. Roy McEwan made the comments as MSPs questioned Scotland's national arts companies on …

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