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EPSYO/EPSO present “MUSE” Summer Music Program

The El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra and El Paso Symphony Orchestra announced Monday the launch of “MUSE,” a week-long virtual summer music program taught by the principal players and musicians of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra family.

The program will include EPSO Concertmaster Shannon Fitzhenry; Amalia Zeitlin, Principal 2nd Violin;  Ian Narlock, EPSO Principal Bass; Cara Luffey, EPSO Principal Bassoon; Richard Lambrecht, EPSO Principal Horn; Leo Valenzuela, EPSO Principal Percussion;  Joy Zalkind, EPSO 2nd Flute plus 9 other professional musicians.

Cost is $40 for the week-long camp and is free of charge to members of the El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra and Orquesta Nueva Escuela Mexico (ONEM Cd. Juarez.)

The camp is open to everyone, recommended ages 10 and up. The camp runs from Monday, July 13 through Friday, July 17 9:00am to 5:00pm from the comfort of home.

Students will improve their musicianship; gain improvisation, recording, and active listening skills; while building social connections with fellow students in virtual group sessions, classes, faculty recitals and masterclasses.

The El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra is a division of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra. MUSE is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

To register or for more information about MUSE, click here.

MUSE students will learn the following and much more:

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Leadership skills
  • Develop musical and social maturity
  • Confidence in performing
  • Commitment and dedication to continue practicing every day
  • Self-discipline, concentration, and good time management
  • Openness to feedback
  • Adaptability

For any questions or concerns, (915) 525-8978 or email saraipg@epsyos.org.

El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra to hold annual Concerto Competition in January

The El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestra (EPSYO) will hold its annual Concerto Competition on Monday, January 20, 2020 at the University Presbyterian Church located at 244 North Resler.

The competition is open to all musicians up to the age of 22 as of January 20, 2020, with the application deadline set for Monday, January 13, 2020.  Application and information may be downloaded via this link.

The winner of the Grand Prize will be selected to perform with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra on the Side by Side Concert on March 29, 2020 at the Plaza Theatre.

Additionally, one current student will be selected to perform with one of the EPSYO orchestras at either the 2019-2020 Season Finale Concert on May 17, 2020 or another predetermined concert.

Applicants and accompanists should plan to be available from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM on the day of the competition.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. You are 22 years of age or younger as of January 20, 2020.
  2. Previous winners are not eligible to compete on the same instrument for the same prize(s) they have already won.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

* Mail application form to: EPSYO, PO Box 180, El Paso, TX 79942 or scan and email to: info@epsyos.org

* Application must be received by Monday, January 13, 2020

* Please enclose a $40 application fee.

* Fee is waived for currently enrolled EPSYO members.

*All applicants will be notified of their audition time and location by email on or before Wednesday, January 15, 2020.

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