2018 PRYO Contest Winners Announced!
The Phinney Ridge Orchestra is a community orchestra in Seattle founded in 2011. We are dedicated to playing orchestral music of all styles. Our missionis to provide amateur musicians with lifelong learning opportunities and the pleasure of playing to improve musicianship and performance skill. To educate and enrich the community by providing cultural awareness through the symphonic repertoire.
We meet at the Phinney Neighborhood Association in Greenwood and perform three concerts a year.
Currently the PRO is seeking strings, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and french horn.
*Members should ideally be able to play at least at a high school level. (Suzuki Book 3 or 4)
Time: Wednesday 7:00-9pm, September 12th - December 1st
Location: The Phinney Neighborhood Asscotiation, Room 36
The audition process is informal. In order to pick music that is appropriate to the groups skill level we have to hear you play.
December 1st, at 2pm
Beethoven - Trauermarsch
Charbrier - Danse Villagoise
Smetana - Dances from Bartered Bride
Richter - Flute Concerto
The cost is $190 a term.
The orchestra dues cover room rental, concert hall rental, purchasing of music and stands, website cost, refreshments, and paying for soloists.