If you are interested in auditioning for the orchestra please fill out this audition form and feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please attach a resume including your musical background and we’ll be sure to get back to you as soon as possible.
Audition material: Please be prepared to play works from the solo repertoire; one showing your fast playing and one slow sustained playing. In addition, the Principal Conductor will be requesting orchestral sight-reading. Wind, brass and percussion players are welcome to bring excerpt books.
Some basic information about the New Phil:
The New Phil is a non-professional community orchestra based in Newton Centre. Rehearsals are generally held weekly September thru May, on Sunday evenings, 7 – 10 p.m. There are occasional Monday and other mid-week rehearsals. Rehearsals and most concerts are held at T-accessible First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon Street, Newton Centre.