Children & Youth Philharmonic Salzburg 2022/23

Do you love your instrument, enjoy making music with friends and always wanted to play in a great orchestra? Then the Children's Youth Philharmonic Salzburg is just right for you! Don't miss the chance and become part of an extraordinary musical

We are looking for music-loving children and young people between the ages of 7 and 17 who want to take part in 2 to 3 concert projects per year. It is tested in blocks. There is a more intensive rehearsal phase two weeks before the concert date. Under the direction of conductor Elisabeth Fuchs, supervised by an experienced team of teachers, musical experiences are gained and new friendships are made. The focus is on having fun and enjoying making music together, as well as getting to know professional rehearsals.

Projects 2022/2023:

THU December 15, 2022 18:00-18:45 p.m. Christmas concert Church of St. Paul, Salzburg

Rehearsals in St. Paul (Eduard-Herget-Strasse 5, 5020 Salzburg)
Sa · Dec 3, 2022
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Rehearsals in small groups with lecturers
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 p.m. – 17:00 p.m. Orchestra rehearsal with Elisabeth Fuchs & lecturers

Thu Dec 8, 2022
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Complete rehearsal with Elisabeth Fuchs & lecturers
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 a.m. – 17:00 p.m. Complete rehearsal with Elisabeth Fuchs & lecturers

Sat 10 Dec 2022
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Complete rehearsal with Elisabeth Fuchs & lecturers
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 p.m. – 17:00 p.m. St. Paul in small groups with lecturers

Tue Dec 13, 2022
16:00 – 19:00, Church of St. Paul, GENERAL REHEARSAL

Thu Dec 15, 2022
15:30 – 17:30 p.m., Church of St. Paul, REHEARSAL
18.00-approx. 19.15, Church of St. Paul, CONCERT

Violin, viola, cello and double bass, flute, clarinet

7-17 years

You already have a good handle on your instrument, you practice almost every day, you have had instrument lessons for at least 2 years, you have good hearing and a good sense of rhythm and you can tune your instrument yourself. Orchestra or ensemble experience is an advantage.

participation fee: Contribution to expenses including 3x lunch: 60 euros per child
(Please bring your own snack & water)

Registration deadline: November 10th
Registration online only – see form below.
Limited number of participants

No audition: Sheet music will be sent by e-mail by October 30th.
Good preparation and PRACTICE of all pieces is required.
Notes with spiral binding will be distributed on December 3.12rd at the 1st rehearsal.
In principle, missing samples are not possible.

Program: here

For questions:

Registration confirmation, information about further details and sending of the ensemble scores will be sent by email!

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Registration Form

  • participant

    data of the child
  • Age: 7-17 Jahre
  • Parent/Guardian

    Data of the legal guardian / legal guardians
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