Musicians of all ages welcome to tryouts

Musicians of all ages welcome to tryouts

The JCC Thurnauer School of Music invites musicians from the tristate area to its spring ensemble auditions on Sunday, June 5, for the upcoming school year. Auditions will be held for participation in chamber music ensembles, the String Camerata and Thurnauer Symphony Orchestra, the TeenTown Jazz Big Band, and the Young People’s Chorus @ Thurnauer.

“We are very excited for our 33rd season at the JCC Thurnauer School of Music,” its founding director, Dorothy Kaplan Roffman, said. “We invite musicians of all ages and abilities to share their talents with us, and see how they can grow and thrive at the music school under the guidance of our outstanding faculty.”

Thurnauer ensembles rehearse weekly and are led by skilled and dedicated teachers. Each ensemble performs several times throughout the year and has unique opportunities, including performing with renowned guest artists such as violinist Joshua Bell, New York Philharmonic music director Alan Gilbert, legendary jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, jazz artist and former New York Yankee Bernie Williams, and the artistic director and founder of the Young People’s Chorus, Francisco J. Núñez

Auditions are by appointment only. To schedule one, call (201) 569-7900, ext. 375, or email Alternate dates or video auditions may be arranged if you are unable to attend on June 5. The JCC Thurnauer School of Music’s year begins on Sunday, September 25.

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