Closing Date for Applications: 5th January 2019
Youth Application 2019
II. Abraham – The Swiss Youth World-Music Ensemble (SYWE)
April 07 – 16, 2019 in Aarau, Switzerland with a mini tour in Zurich, Lausanne & Lugano
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: Fritz K Renold
and accompanied by internationally acclaimed artists (TBA) versatile in Jazz, Funk & Middle-Eastern music styles on the following instruments for presenting this repertoire.
Lydia Renold – voc, Steven Bernstein – tp, TBA* – tp, Igor Butman – ts, Tommy Smith – ts, Gil Goldstein – acc, Sharon Renold – eb, Kabir Sehgal -ab, Billy Cobham – d,
*TBA = to be announced
We especially seek the following instruments, but all instrumentalists are welcome to apply for this production.
vocals (male & female)
any middle-eastern instruments (duduk,oud,zurna,etc.)
Auditions will be held in Aarau for Swiss applicants and online for international candidates.
Audition Date: 26th January, 2019 in Aarau