TIFFIN – The Heidelberg University-Community Orchestra will hold auditions on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 4 p.m. in Brenneman Music Hall.
Under the direction of Dr. Barbara Specht, the orchestra performs three or four concerts each season, including standard and popular repertoire of the symphony orchestra.
During the 2011-12 season, Heidelberg faculty members Ioana Galu (violin) and Lori Akins (flute) will be featured in the Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 by Johann Sebastian Bach. Spring programming will include student concerto soloists.
A Dec. 11, 2011 holiday concert with the Heidelberg University Concert Choir and the University-Community Chorus is scheduled for the Ritz Theatre in Tiffin.
The orchestra includes Heidelberg students, faculty and members of the Tiffin and northwestern Ohio communities. String players are especially encouraged to audition.
Information regarding audition requirements can be obtained by contacting Specht at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 419-448-2083.