2021-22 Strings Auditions / UW Symphony Orchestra

Monday, September 27, 2021
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
  • Violin close-up

Strings auditions for the UW Symphony Orchestra. Winds, brass, percussion and harp interested in UW Orchestras, please see here.

Audi­tions for the UW Symphony Orchestra will take place in Meany room 268 on: 
—Mon­day, Sept. 27, 2021, 5:45 pm – 8:45 pm
—Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, 3:30 pm – 6:15 pm 

  • UW Symphony is open to music majors AND non-music majors alike
  • Return­ing stu­dents are expected to take the seat­ing audi­tion along with new students.
  • These auditions are being held so that we can best devise seating plans for each concert. Seating will rotate throughout the year.
  • Please come prepared to play (for approximately 5 minutes) selections of your choice from two works of contrasting styles/periods (piano accompaniment is not necessary). Music majors will also be asked to sight-read.
  • Add codes will be given out at the audition.
  • Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm in Meany 268 (Friday rehearsals at 3:30 pm are held only on concert days). If you have any ques­tions please email Dr. Rah­bee at: darahbee@uw.edu

ONLINE SIGN UP IS OPEN AT: https://forms.gle/xTQeyCRHVZ5yvHBt6

If all time slots are taken, you are not out of luck. Sim­ply email us:

David A. Rah­bee, Direc­tor of Orches­tral Activ­i­ties: darahbee@uw.edu

Daren Weissfisch, teaching assistant: dweiss20@uw.edu

Orchestral Ensemble Information (PDF)