Auditions scheduled for "Showcase of Area Artists"

Auditions scheduled for "Showcase of Area Artists"

Oct. 16, 2012
Contact: Deborah Boling, Division of Fine Arts

***Auditions are now closed.

The Orchestra at Maryville College will hold auditions on Sat., Dec. 1 for the 2013 “Showcase of Area Artists” concert.

Auditions will be held from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Clayton Center for the Arts and are open to area singers and instrumentalists of all ages who would like the chance to perform with the Orchestra as their accompanist.

The annual “Showcase of Area Artists” concert is scheduled for Mon., March 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Clayton Center for the Arts’ Ronald and Lynda Nutt Theatre. The annual concert provides a performance opportunity for talented area musicians and features a wide variety of musical styles and instruments.

To apply, as well as read the audition rules and guidelines, contact the Maryville College Division of Fine Arts at 865.981.8150 or The deadline for submitting an application is Mon., Nov. 19 at 4 p.m.

Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state's third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for offering its students a rigorous and highly personal experience that includes an undergraduate research requirement, Maryville College is a nationally ranked institution of higher learning that successfully joins the liberal arts and professional preparation. Total enrollment for the fall 2016 semester is 1,197.