Applications for the Turkish National Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (TUGFO) will happen online this yr for the primary time within the orchestra’s 14-year historical past due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Candidates wishing to participate within the orchestra can apply till April 30.
TUGFO, based underneath the management of the Sabancı Foundation, brings collectively a whole lot of younger musicians from Turkey with listeners from all all over the world. It will mark its 14th anniversary this yr underneath the baton of maestro Cem Mansur.
Auditioning musicians are required to shoot a video introducing themselves. In the video, musicians will describe their earlier orchestra experiences and carry out a solo. Introductory movies are anticipated to be up to 10 minutes lengthy.
Applications for auditions may be made at http://www.genclikfilarmoni.org or TUGBO’s Facebook web page till April 30.
This yr’s repertoire contains Antonin Dvorak’s “Symphony No. 7”, Giuseppe Verdi’s “Nabucco Overture,” Sergei Rachmaninoff’s “Piano Concerto No. 3,” sections from Cemal Reşit Rey’s “Turkey,” George Enescu’s “Rhapsody No. 2” and “Four Sea Interludes” from Benjamin Britten’s “Peter Grimes.”