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Venice Symphony Orchestra Seeks Musicians

The newly formed Venice Symphony Orchestra (VSO) is looking for local volunteer musicians to join in! Play an orchestral/symphonic instrument (violin, cello, clarinet, oboe, trumpet, etc.)? Email the organizer for more details!

VSO

The VSO is a non-profit community orchestra that intends to perform FREE concerts several times throughout the year, the first being an outdoor concert at the Electric Lodge in early August.

From the Venice Symphony Orchestra:

From Beethoven to Beck the VSO is interested in inviting our audiences to explore the rich history of music from centuries past and present. By providing free orchestral concerts to the Venice community and surrounding areas we will showcase a unique and dignified outlook on modern and classic works.

The purpose of this venture is to bring together local musicians within the Venice community to combine symphonic pieces with modern music for several performances each year. The intent is to celebrate all eras of music from classical composers to classic rock, jazz to Top 40 hits, and more to creatively bridge the gap between old and young.

Beginning mid-June there will be weekly rehearsals, leading up to the first performance slated for early August. Again, participation is by volunteer basis, with a goal of bringing the community together through music.

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