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LSO to hold auditions for new members

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Lima Symphony Orchestra and Lima Symphony Chorus to audition new members

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LIMA – The Lima Symphony Orchestra and the Lima Symphony Chorus will hold auditions for new members in early September.

Chorus auditions will be held by appointment on Monday September 12, 2016 beginning at 7 p.m. All vocalists are welcome to audition, but we especially encourage tenors and basses to apply.

Each auditionee should bring a piece of music to sing unaccompanied at the audition. Auditionees will also be asked to sight-sing and do some ear retention exercises. The range for each auditionee will be checked. Please contact Lavon Welty at lavonw@wcoil.com to set up an audition time. Please include a short biography of your singing experience.

Orchestra auditions will be held on Saturday, September 17th at Reed Hall, The Ohio State University at Lima beginning at 10 a.m. by appointment. The orchestra is currently seeking Principal Violin II, Interim Principal Trumpet, string section players and substitute players in all sections. Players who would like to audition should check the Lima Symphony Orchestra website at www.limasymphony.com/lso-auditions for requirements and contact Maureen Case at maureen@limasymphony.com for a time.

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