Young Artist auditions coming up

The Desert Community Orchestra Association will hold its annual Young Artist competition, which offers students musicians an opportunity to perform as guest soloists at the orchestra’s May 5 concert.

Vocal and instrumental musicians age 22 and younger are invited to submit applications by Feb. 9. Auditions will be held the morning of Feb. 24.

Musicians should select significant works by recognized composers that can be performed with the orchestra.

Instrumentalists should choose music in concerto form, and vocalists should choose works from a major choral or operatic work.

For applications and information, call Penny Belt at 760-375-6928.

Story First Published: 2018-01-12