Announcing the 2018 Symphony PRO-AM
The San Antonio Symphony invites novice and amateur instrumentalists in the community to participate in our 2018 Symphony PRO-AM, a unique opportunity to rehearse and perform side-by-side with Symphony musicians and under the direction of Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing. Both services for this event will take place in the Tobin Center’s H-E-B Performance Hall. Our featured repertoire for the collaboration this year is:
Dvořák Symphony No. 9 in E minor, “From the New World”
Important Dates [updated 9/17/18]:
Registration release date: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, at 5:30 am
Deadline to apply: Tues., Oct. 2, 2018, by 11:30 pm
Mandatory full rehearsal: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 7:00 – 9:30 pm
Dress rehearsal and performance: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 6:30 – 9:00 pm
To be considered for participation, applicants must be:
- age 22 or older,
- a Bexar County resident,
- NOT a full-time student,
- able to read music,
- capable of playing a standard orchestral instrument at at least a basic to intermediate level, AND
- own or have access to an instrument of the same type, which must be in good working condition and available to the applicant for his/her personal use in the event (with the exception of timpani & percussion).
Please read all information carefully. Register early!! – as space is limited. Confirmed participants will be required to pay a non-refundable registration fee to the San Antonio Symphony in the amount of $50 and due at the time of confirmation.