by Jarrett Hoffman
IN THIS EDITION:
•Announcements: YSU Youth Orchestra auditions, the Suburban Symphony looks for violinists, and next season from the Canton Symphony
•Almanac: the many talents and the early modernism of pianist and composer Thomas “Blind Tom” Wiggins (pictured)
The Dana School of Music has announced auditions for the YSU Youth Orchestra program. You can send a video by September 9, or audition in person on September 10 between 12 and 5 pm at Bliss Hall. More information here.
The Suburban Symphony is looking for violinists to join the orchestra for its June concert and for next season. Find out more here.
And the Canton Symphony has announced its 2023-24 season. Click here to peruse the MasterWorks and Pops series as well as the “Gospel Joins Symphony” concert, and here for Divergent Sounds. Season subscriptions go on sale on July 5, while single tickets come on the market on August 15.