Middle school age woodwind, brass, and percussion
The wind symphony is the newest YOPW ensemble. Formed in February, 2003, it is designed to enhance the musical skills of outstanding woodwind, brass, and percussion players who are primarily in grades seven, eight, and nine. In addition to performing with the Wind Symphony, selected students will have the opportunity to perform orchestral literature on occasion with other YOPW ensembles.
- Joseph LaBrie, Wind Symphony Conductor
- First Child: $450
- Second Child: $400
- Additional children: $350
- Rehearsals are held on Monday evenings from September – April. Please see the calendar for a complete listing and any exceptions.
- Regular Rehearsal Times
- 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
To schedule and audition, please contact the YOPW at (703)590-7083 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concert Bb, Eb, F, Ab and C. (Students should prepare 2 octaves if possible).
Chromatic Scale: At least 1 full octave.
A prepared selection that demonstrates your ability and facility on the instrument.
Students may be asked to Sight Read a short etude.