The Orpheus Music and Singing Group will be holding auditions for new members on Thursday, June 13, at the Northbrook practice facility, 3020 Milwaukee Ave., between 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
The music group is comprised of adult and youth members, featuring a wide array of instruments and a large repertoire of musical selections.
The goals of the ensemble are to introduce Greek American children and adults to the art of playing Greek folk music and to accompany the Orpheus Dance Troupe at festivals, performances and competitions. The Orpheus Music Group has already established itself as one of the premiere folk ensembles in the area.
Auditions for people interested in singing Greek folk songs will also be conducted. Members of the singing group will have the opportunity to accompany the music group in its presentations.
All instruction is conducted by professional experienced staff.
Please reply to this e-mail or call 847-657-0958 if you are interested in auditioning.
For more information about the audition requirements, instructor's biographies and more, please visit our website,www.ohfs.org and click on the Music and Singing Group Auditions 2013 link.
In addition registration is open for the Orpheus Youth Group for 2013-2014. The Orpheus Youth Dance Group is comprised of over 100 members and is open for children 9-15 years old. The Youth program was established in 1998 and its goal is to expose and promote the Greek folk dance tradition to the younger generations.
For more information, registrations forms, practice times and locations visit www.ohfs.org
Orpheus Hellenic Folklore Society