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Freshers 11

Week

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Tues 4/10

Chamber Choir Auditions
9am - 5pm Ensemble Room

Please sign up for a slot on the sheets in the foyer and come to the Music Centre Office to get a form. Please register beforehand at http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/contact/register.php

for more details please visit: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/ensembles/vocal/chamberchoir/join/

1 Tues 4/10 One10FunChoir! 1.10pm - 1.40pm Ensemble Room Open to anyone who wants to sing, staff & students of all abilities. Lots of fun and a whole new approach to singing. Previous singing experience not necessary - just bring yourselves and your friends!
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Tues 4/10
Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal
7pm - 9:40pm
Butterworth Hall
Everyone is welcome to come along as the Symphony Orchestra rehearses for the FREE CONCERT!
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Weds 5/10
Chamber Choir Auditions
9am - 1pm Ensemble Room

Please sign up for a slot on the sheets in the foyer and come to the Music Centre Office to get a form. Please register beforehand at http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/contact/register.php

for more details please visit: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/ensembles/vocal/chamberchoir/join/

1 Weds 5/10
Brass Band Rehearsal

5pm - 7.30pm

Ensemble Room
Open to all Brass players - come along and play
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Thurs 6/10
Chamber Choir Auditions

9am - 12pm

Ensemble Room
Please sign up for a slot on the sheets in the foyer and come to the Music Centre Office to get a form. Please register beforehand at http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/contact/register.php

for more details please visit: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/ensembles/vocal/chamberchoir/join

1 Thurs 6/10
Chamber Choir
5pm - 7pm
Ensemble Room
Open to all those who successfully auditioned this week. Normal Chamber Choir rehearsals from week 2 will be on a Tuesday evening 5pm - 7pm in the Ensemble Room.
1 Thurs 6/10 String Orch 6pm - 8pm National Grid Room Open to all players - come along and try it out!
1 Thurs 6/10 Chorus

Registration from 5pm-7pm (takes about 10mins)

Rehearsal 7pm - 9.30pm

Registration in Rootes Social Building Reception area

Rehearsal in ACCR (Arts Centre Conference Room)

Open to all. Registration is where you pick up your music and join the society and then go along to the rehearsal. Large SATB group. This term they will be singing Elijah by Mendelssohn.
1 Thurs 6/10 Big Band
7:30pm - 10pm
Ensemble Room
Open to all players - come along and try it out!
1 Fri 7/10
Wind Orchestra
6pm - 8:30pm

Butterworth Hall

Please note that normally Wind Orchestra rehearsals take place on a Monday 6pm-8.30pm but for the first week of term they are on a Friday. For more information about Wind Orchestra please see here
1 Fri 7/10 Opera Warwick 5pm - 7pm

Ensemble Room

Opera Auditions for Hansel & Gretel production see here for more details - Sign up sheets in the Music Centre Foyer
1 Fri 7/10 Opera Warwick 7pm - 8:30pm

Ensemble Room

Opera Warwick welcome meeting. Anyone at all interested in getting involved in Opera Warwick, finding out what they do, being part of the production team, cast or orchestra for Hansel & Gretel or just generally meeting the exec and members should pop in to this informal and friendly gathering. For more information see here
1 Sat 8/10 Opera Warwick 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Practice Room 2

Opera Auditions for Hansel & Gretel production see here for more details - Sign up sheets in the Music Centre Foyer. Orchestral musicians interested in playing for the production should email the society to find out more.
1 Sat 8/10 Music Theatre Warwick (MTW) 4pm Onwards Ensemble Room Freshers Workshop for the FREE CONCERT - all welcome to come along and find out about the society and get involved!! www.musictheatrewarwick.co.uk for more details. Orchestral musicians interested in playing for the production should email the society to find out more.
2 Mon 10/10 Wind Orch 6pm-7pm Butterworth Hall Runthrough of Free Concert pieces
2 Mon 10/10 Symphony Orch 7pm-9.40pm Butterworth Hall Runthrough of Free Concert pieces
2 Tues 11/10 One10 Fun Choir 1.10pm - 1.40pm Ensemble Room Open to anyone who wants to sing, staff, students of all abilities. Lots of fun and a whole new approach to singing. Previous singing experience not necessary - just bring yourselves and your friends!
2 Tues 11/10 FREE CONCERT! 7pm Butterworth Hall Free entry to all audience & players! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS!
2 Tues 11/10 Chamber Choir 5pm - 7pm Ensemble Room  
2 Weds 12/10 Brass Band 5pm - 7.30pm Ensemble Room  
2 Thurs 13/10 String Orchestra 6pm - 8pm National Grid Room  
2 Thurs 13/10 Gaudeamus 5pm - 7pm Ensemble Room Female singers interested in joining Gaudeamus can contact Ros Roberts to arrange an audition
2 Thurs 13/10 Chorus 7pm - 9.30pm ACCR Registration also open this week in Rootes Reception 5pm-7pm to pick up music and join society.
2 Thurs 13/10 Big Band 7.30pm - 10pm Ensemble Room  
2 Fri 14/10
Symphony Orch Wind & Brass Auditions
All day from 9am
Ensemble Room

Applicants must sign up for an audition slot on the sheets in the foyer and come to the Music Centre Office to fill in a form. Please register before hand (if you have not already done so at http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/musiccentre/contact/register.php 

You will need to prepare one piece playable UNACCOMPANIED. You will be expected to sight read and answer some questions on previous musical experience.

2 Fri 14/10
Symphonic Brass
5pm - 7.30pm
Ensemble Room
A small 10 piece group. Come and try it out. Symphonic play slightly more challenging pieces and also form quartets for gigs and university events.
3 Tues 18/10 Steel Pan Band 7pm - 8:30pm Ensemble Room Brand new for 2011! First taster session, run by Dave Barrett. Anyone who wants to learn how to play the Steel Pans is welcome to come for free and join in this exciting new band! All abilities welcome!! Come and give it a go! Just turn up and we'll show you how to get started!