The People's Orchestra of West Bromwich, England, is looking for new members. Their press release says:
The charity run orchestra is locally funded and looking for musicians trained to a grade 7 with an interest to play film scores, as well as popular music, with a view to expanding their talent in a fun and inexpensive way.
The organisation was founded in 2012 by Sarah Marshall and horn teacher Andrew Sandham and their vision was to bridge the gap between amateur and professional orchestral players. A gateway for people who may not have the time or commitment to join a professional orchestra, the People’s Orchestra now have over 70 members and have performed several concerts across the Midlands. There’s certain to be something for everyone to enjoy!
It doesn’t matter if you haven’t played for years, the orchestra would still love to meet you. It may be that you have played in the past or gave up your instrument after school; either way come and join in. Many of our current players hadn’t played for 10 to 15 years.
To join call: 0121 569 2616 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or visit our website: www.thepeoplesorchestra.com
Our Facebook page: http://ow.ly/UYgN3I have seen few audition calls that were so welcoming to players of a range of levels, and certainly the orchestra sounds like fun. Readers and musicians near West Bromwich, this might be for you!