We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for auditions to participate in the BSFO’s 2020 concerts. Our concert plans currently include:
25 August - 9 September, Russia: Rehearsal residency followed by up to five concerts, including St Petersburg & Moscow.
22 - 30 September, United Kingdom: Up to five concerts including London, Edinburgh, Leeds, Birmingham & Manchester.
Dates and cities are subject to final confirmation.
Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5
Elgar - Enigma Variations
Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No.2
Britten - Overture to Paul Bunyan
Application forms and audition requirements are now available in the BSFO’s 2020 information pack, which may be requested by current students through their music department/conservatoire administration or else directly from the BSFO by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the header “Audition 2020”. Graduates up to the age of 28 years on 1st September 2020 who are no longer at a place of study, may also apply directly to the BSFO.
Auditions will take place in the UK and Russia in January 2020, with more details available in the audition pack.