Rivers Youth Symphony

Rehearsals: Fridays, 4:00-6:00 pm
Christopher Memoli, conductor

This is the only full orchestra for both string and wind players conducted by Christopher Memoli. RYS provides orchestral training for advanced students. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to rehearse and perform advanced orchestral repertoire and excellent sight-reading skills.

Audition Requirements:
Strings:  2 contrasting selections; 3 octave major scales through 4 sharps and 4 flats; sight-reading

Winds and Brass: 2 contrasting selections; full range chromatic scale and 2 octave major scales up to 4 sharps and 4 flats; sight-reading

Past Performances:
Rimsky-Korskov: Capriccio Espagnol
Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet, Suite No. 2
Marquez: Danzon No. 2