Symphony Orchestra may be taken for credit: 21M.421
T/Th, 7:30-10pm (Held in Kresge Auditorium)
Watch MITSO's Spring 2020 concert: Re-Awaken (April 30, 2020)
The MIT Symphony Orchestra holds auditions in both fall and spring. MIT and Wellesley students may take MITSO for 6 units of credit, but one need not take MITSO for credit to fully participate. All local students, MIT community members, and non-MIT community members are welcome to audition.
For Spring 2022, auditions will be done in person on Feb 1. They will take place at 10-265.
- A solo of your choosing (concerto, etude, etc.) to be no longer than 3 minutes.
- 3-4 scales of the MD's choosing (to be chosen from all major, harmonic minor, natural minor, melodic minor, chromatic). You can perform them at your own pace, articulation, bowing, etc. provided it remains steady in tempo
- Short sight reading
The whole audition would be approximately 10-12 minutes.
First MITSO rehearsal is Tuesday February 1, 7:30pm, Kresge Auditorium.
Please direct questions/concerns to MITSO Manager, Andy Wilds, at firstname.lastname@example.org.