Closing Date for Applications: 6th January 2018
Youth Application 2018
II. Gumbo with Chutney* – The Swiss Youth World-Music Ensemble (SYWE)
(formerly: Groovy with Chutney)
April 15 – 21, 2018 in Aarau, Switzerland
For youth musicians between the ages of 16 – 26 years old
Participation Fee: FREE
Attention: Participants are required to have a good command of the English Language!
All communication will be in English!
The Swiss Youth World-Music Ensemble (SYWE) directed by: Tim Akers
and accompanied by internationally acclaimed artists (TBA) versatile in Jazz and Socca (Calypso Chutney) styles on the following instruments for presenting this repertoire.
Harini R Srinivasan – voc/vl, Lydia Renold – voc, Anders Bostrom – fl, Tom Walsh – Ltp, A.T.N. Stadwijk – keys, TBA – gt, Oscar Stagnaro – bs, TBA – Tabla, Rodney Holmes – d,
TBA = to be announced
Application is still open for the highlighted instruments.
Application closed on 6th January 2018 for all other instruments
Auditions will be held in Aarau for Swiss applicants and online for international candidates.
Audition Date: 27th January, 2018 in Aarau
Participants will be chosen based on level of musicianship and delight for Jazz and cross-over music.
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