Young Australian Broadway Chorus

Les Misérables orchestra auditions

In January 2019, the Young Australian Broadway Chorus will mount an epic production of the world’s most popular musical Les Misérables. Following its acclaimed youth production of Wicked in 2018, Les Misérables will be presented with a cast and orchestra of young people, and play at the National Theatre for 10 performances.

This is an amazing opportunity for talented young performers to experience the intensive rehearsal process that goes into creating a major musical production, as well as the thrill of performing an iconic work like Les Misérables. The rehearsals and performances will take place in the school holidays in December 2018/January 2019.

Musicians interested in playing in the orchestra for Les Misérables will be applying for the following chairs:

  • BASS

  • CELLO

  • HORN I

  • HORN II

  • KEYBOARD I

  • KEYBOARD II

  • PERCUSSION (2X TIMPANI, XYLOPHONE, GLOCKENSPIEL, TUBULAR BELLS, BONGOS, TAM-TAM, SUSP. CYMBAL, TRIANGLE, TAMBOURINE, SLEIGH BELLS, FINGER CYMBALS, TEMPLE BLOCK, BELL TREE)

  • REED I (Flute, Alto Flute, Piccolo, Alto Recorder)

  • REED II (Oboe, Cor Anglais/English Horn)

  • REED III (Eb Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bb Clarinet, Tenor Recorder)

  • TROMBONE & TUBA

  • TRUMPET & FLUGELHORN

  • VIOLA

  • VIOLIN

ORCHESTRA SUBMISSIONS
Visit the Les Misérables website to download the full information pack and details on how to submit your details to be considered for an audition.

Please list any relevant training including all past orchestral experience, both for musicals and other; the highest musical certificate you have achieved (AMEB, AmusA); a contact reference; ideally a teacher or musical director who knows your capabilities.

Submissions close 17 August, 2018.

AUDITION DATES
Tuesday 24 July 2018, Saturday 28 July or Sunday 29 July 2018.

WHO CAN APPLY
Applications are currently open to young musicians from mid teens to mid twenties.

PLEASE NOTE: Les Misérables contains adult themes. We ask that you familiarise yourself with the synopsis and content prior to booking an audition. 

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Starts
Friday 17 August, 2018
Ends
Friday 17 August, 2018
Venue
Stage School Australia Brunswick Studios
Venue Address
23 Allen Street, Moreland
Location

Melbourne, Melbourne

Website
Young Australian Broadway Chorus (opens in new window)
Category
Singers / Musicians
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