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Climbing Up High, to Symphony Parnassus

August 5, 2014

Kenneth Renshaw, soloist in the Bruch concertoSteve Paulson's acclaimed Symphony Parnassus community orchestra is looking for "high-level volunteer musicians for the 2014-2015 season," players of all strings, especially violins and basses; horn, including principal; and trombones, principal and section.

The orchestra starts rehearsing after Labor Day. Most rehearsals are on Monday evenings at the School of the Arts in San Francisco. The first concert of the season will be at 3 p.m. on Nov. 2 in Nourse Theater. The program: Bruch's Violin Concerto, with Kenneth Renshaw, first prize winner of the 2012 Menuhin Competition, and Mahler's Symphony No. 1.

To arrange auditions, e-mail [email protected]

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