There are no formal auditions, but simply a trial period to see if you fit in with the current players. In order to ensure that the orchestra is able to give the best possible performance at each of its concerts, you would be expected to:
The NSSO is a voluntary organisation run entirely by its members. All members are expected to assist in this process, either by joining the committee or by being delegated with periodic duties in a fair and equitable manner.
We rehearse on Mondays from 7.30pm to 10.00pm
Level 2, The Crows Nest Centre
2 Ernest Place, Crows Nest
Directions available here.
Free 2-hour parking is available in nearby council car parks in Holtermann Street and Hume Street.
Additional rehearsals are held in the week preceding each concert, usually on Thursday evening. Please see rehearsal schedule.
Prospective members are asked to provide the following particulars:
Date of birth
AMEB level (or equivalent) and brief summary of your orchestral experience