Our first Zoom meeting!

Come join your conductor and ensemble peers online this Saturday, April 4th for the first RDYO Zoom meeting! Senior Strings will be online from 9:30am-10:15am. We hope to see you then. The link to access and password have been emailed to you. Please use a recognizable name as your username so that you can be admitted to the online chat. If you did not receive the login information, please email…

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is now April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Senior Winds Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) Excerpt list: https://drive.google.com/file/d/16As6iU6aya3nRf4H5ZKFOkLJzEUaqd8e/view?usp=sharing

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is now April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Junior Winds Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) Adele Fugue (mm. 30-55) Flute 1: Alyson, Cindy Flute 2: Haydee, Zoey Clarinet 1: Vanesse, Kitty, Ivan Clarinet 2: Francis,…

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is now April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Symphony Orchestra Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) Excerpt list: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1iYULSBRd6UXT9kcvYXS2kvx7BS7xvIMM/view?usp=sharing

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is now April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Senior Strings Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) From Sleeping Beauty Waltz (Tchaikovsky) Tempo: dotted half note = 56, or 1 bar = 56 bpm Violin I –…

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is now April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Intermediate Strings Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) Violin excerpt: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jO17FVmHwH7RLodDDkmLOJRhbMDs78nq/view?usp=sharing Cello excerpt: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1E25HCZ4mEoR7Kw3WvTP_Yp0ScuoHrHuU/view?usp=sharing

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RDYO Scholarship Competition 2020 (deadline extended)

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, our annual scholarship competition is going online! The deadline to submit the online application and video audition is April 22nd, 2020. Online application: https://forms.gle/DZ5eknKkMh37VL3cA Video audition guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SLZWAJ6Kj3nLLlrZJhNKM5zhSJM8aroo/view?usp=sharing Junior Strings Audition repertoire: – One polished piece of your choosing– Orchestral excerpts (as outlined below) From Star Wars: The Last Jedi Violin I: mm. 5-14, 21-30, 41-53, 57-65. Violin II: mm. 10-29, 47-65. Violin III: mm.…

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RDYO COVID-19 Update

With the constantly changing health situation in BC and Canada, RDYO board of directors and staff have made the decision to cancel rehearsals for all ensembles until further notice. Our concern right now is the safety and health of our musicians and families, and although our ensembles fall within the current group guidelines, we are following the school districts and City of Richmond in their closures as well. In line with BC’s ban…

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Weather Conditions – Rehearsals As Scheduled

UPDATE: After checking the weather reports and road conditions, rehearsals will continue as scheduled today. If you are still uncertain about making it to rehearsals safely, please let your division manager know you will be absent. Please take your time driving to rehearsal today, and we look forward to seeing you all! Please bring a friend to rehearsal! Any concerns can be emailed to admin@rdyo.ca

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