Symphony in C

Performing at Rutgers-Camden
Center for the Arts

Mailing Address:
PO Box 8610
Collingswood, NJ  08108

Administrative and Box Office:
576 Haddon Avenue
Collingswood, NJ 08108
Telephone: (856) 240-1503
Facsimile: (856) 240-1519

Stilian Kirov, Music Director
Pamela Brant, President

Symphony in C Youth Orchestra

Youth Orchestra

Symphony in C Youth Orchestra 
Paul Bryan, Artistic Advisor
Kenneth Bean, Conductor
Joseph Hart, Coordinator 

Students ages 10-20 please join Kenneth Bean, Youth Orchestra Music Director; Paul Bryan, Dean of Faculty and Students at The Curtis Institute of Music and Youth Orchestra Artistic Advisor;  and Symphony in C’s musicians for the 4th season of Symphony in C’s Side-by-Side Youth Orchestra. 

Venue:  Grace Church (http://goo.gl/eQXFGn)
Where:  19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ
When:  September 2017-May 2018
Time:  Rehearsals Wednesday Evenings , 6:00-8:30pm

Download a 2017-18 Application and mail in with a check


Register Online and pay via PayPal/Credit Card

Fall 2017 Repertoire (click links for recordings):
G. Verdi - Nabucco Overture
G. Bizet - L'Arlessiene Suite No. 1 (Mvt. 1)
J. Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
L. Beethoven - Symphony No. 1 (Mvt. 1) 
L. Anderson - Sleigh Ride

Click HERE for Practice Parts and Excerpts for September 27 Seating Auditions
All of the music for the whole semester is in these packets. Students should prepare the excerpts bracketed in RED for the seating auditions.

Official Dates:

Fall Rehearsal Schedule 2017 

September 27 (Auditions and Reading)
October 4 Verdi / Beethoven / Brahms
October 11 Bizet / Anderson
October18 Beethoven / Verdi / Brahms
October 25 Bizet / Anderson
November 1 Verdi / Beethoven / Brahms
November 8 Bizet / Anderson
November 15 Beethoven / Verdi / Brahms
November 22 No Rehearsal (Thanksgiving Eve)
November 29 Dress Rehearsal - ALL PIECES

Run-Out Concert
Wednesday, December 6, 2017; 6:00pm call, 6:30pm concert start; 2 sets at 6:30 and 8pm
Barnes and Noble, Cherry Hill, NJ (https://goo.gl/maps/GkYpaP6RPc72)

Winter Concert
Wednesday, December 13, 2017; 7:00pm call, 7:30pm concert start

Grace Church, 19 Kings Hwy East, Haddonfield, NJ 08033  

Spring 2018 Repertoire (click links for recordings):
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; I. Basse Danse
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; II. Pavane
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; III. Tordion
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; IV. Bransles
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; V. Pieds-en-l'air
P. Warlock: Capriol Suite; VI. Mattachins 
Faure: Pavane (Brass parts in place of chorus) 
Stravinsky: Danse Infernale (from Firebird) arr. Merle Issac
Stravinsky: Berceuse and Finale (from Firebird) arr. Merle Issac 
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op. 46, No. 1
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491 (Mvt. 1 only)

Click HERE for Practice Parts and Excerpts for the January 27, 2018 Seating Auditions

Spring Rehearsals 2018 (an exact schedule will be posted after the January 17th Rehearsal)
January 17 (Seating Auditions and Reading Session)
January 24
January 31
February 7
February 14
February 21
February 28
March 7
March 14
March 21
April 11
April 18
April 25

Spring Concert 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 6:00pm call, 7:30pm concert start
Grace Church (http://goo.gl/eQXFGn)
19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ

Payment Options:
$600 / student if paid in full (one payment)
$325 / student per semester (two payments)
$85 per month / student (8 payments, Sept. - April)

Please call and ask about available sibling discounts 

Eligible Youth Orchestra Instruments:

Full and partial scholarships available. Please contact Joseph Hart for more information at jhart@symphonyinc.org

Download a 2017-18 Application

Register Online