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We are pleased to announce that applications are now
open for auditions to participate in the BSFO’s 2022 concerts.
Our concert plans currently include:


1 - 15 April:  Russia
Rehearsal residency followed by concerts in Moscow
and St Petersburg

5 - 21 September:  UK

Rehearsal residency followed by 4-6 concerts including London, Manchester and Edinburgh 

Concert repertoire
Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10
Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No. 2

Britten - Chaos and Cosmos

Dates and cites for both periods are subject to final confirmation.

Application forms and audition requirements are now available in the BSFO’s 2022 information pack, which may be requested by sending an email to using the header “Auditions 2022”. Graduates up to the age of 28 years on 1st April 2022 who are no longer at a place of study, may also apply. 

Auditions will take place in Russia during the week of 15th November and in the UK during the week of 29th November.