Auditions will be held Saturday June 8 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

2024 Auditions

Saturday, June 8, 2024

10:00am - 12:00pm

PACE Center 
2000 Pikes Peak Avenue
Parker, CO 80138  

Auditioning for Violin, Viola, Cello, and subs for all sections

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Rehearsal is cancelled for tonight, Wednesday May 10

OUR NEXT CONCERT

Disembark at the Americas   

Featuring guest soloist, Evan Orman

May 17, 2024, 7:30 pm

Parker Symphony Orchestra Disembark at the Americas Concert ImageIn our final concert of the season, we welcome you back to “The Americas” with toe-tapping, finger-snapping Latin American rhythms and familiar American song. Enjoy compositions like Barber’s “Overture to the School for Scandal,” Grant-Still’s “Wood Notes,” Hayman’s “Pops Hoedown,” and – transitioning us to that Latin flare – Copland’s “El Salon Mexico,” Moncayo’s “Huapango,” Piazzolla’s “Libertango,” and the famous “Danzon #2 by Márquez. Guest soloist, Evan Orman will join us for “Milonga del Angel” and “Libertango,” both of which are compositions by Astor Piazzolla, a major Latin American composer of the 20th century who revolutionized tango.

Program

Overture to School For Scandal – Samuel Barber Wood Notes – William Grant Still Huapango – Jose Moncayo Pops Hoedown – Richard Hayman El Salon Mexico – Aaron Copland Libertango – Astor Piazzolla Danzon #2 – Arturo Marquez

ABOUT EVAN ORMAN

Evan Orman studied cello at North Carolina School of the Arts, the Banff Centre (Canada), and the New England Conservatory.

Evan’s first introduction to the bandoneón was under the tutelage of Raul Jaurena in 1996. He has performed with the Black Oak Ensemble, Camerata San Antonio, the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Chamber Musicians, and the Virtuosi Chicago Chamber Orchestra. In addition, he has performed and toured with the band Devotchka, and can be heard on the album 100 Lovers.

Evan is also a maker and restorer of bows for stringed instruments and currently maintains a shop in Denver. He is a member of the American Federation of Violin and Bow Makers.

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All concerts are performed at the PACE Center, Parker, Colorado

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