Closing Date for Applications: 6th January 2018
Youth Application 2018
I. Transatlantic Rhapsody – The Swiss Youth Jazz Orchestra (SYJO)
(formerly ‘Alpine Tribute’)
April 16 – 22, 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 Jazz Orchestra (SYJO) is directed by
and accompanied by internationally acclaimed artists (TBA) versatile in the Jazz and Swing styles on the following instruments for presenting this repertoire.
Eric Miyashiro – Ltp, Igor Butman – ts, Tom Malone – tb, Gil Goldstein – acc/keys, TBA – b, TBA – d,
TBA = to be announced
Application is still open for the following instruments.
double bass & e-bass
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 & Online
Participants will be chosen based on level of musicianship and delight for Jazz and Big Band projects.
*Subject to Change
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