HINGHAM PATCH.com – Student musicians in grades 7 through 12 who are auditioning for Southeast Junior or Senior District ensembles or SEMSBA are invited to attend a free Festival Audition Workshop on Sunday, November 8, from 12 noon to 3:00 pm at South Shore Conservatory, One Conservatory Drive in Hingham.
The workshop is designed to prepare students technically and mentally for audition. Students participate in mock auditions and receive valuable feedback, tips and preparation ideas from SSC faculty members. The day also includes students performing for one another, a group discussion where students may share experiences and discover new ways of preparing so that they can walk into the audition room with confidence.
Refreshments will be served at a break and “meet and greet” part way through the three-hour workshop. This event is free to both Conservatory and non-Conservatory students by reservation only, please call 781-749-7565, ext. 10 before October 31.
About South Shore Conservatory
South Shore Conservatory, recognized as a national model for arts education by the National Guild for Community Arts Education, is celebrating nearly 45 years of enriching the lives of South Shore residents through music and the arts. SSC was founded as a not-for-profit community music school in 1970 and now has two beautiful campuses in Hingham and Duxbury. Currently serving over 3500 students of all ages and abilities, SSC is the largest community school for the arts in Massachusetts. Students participate in more than 50 diverse programs in music, dance and drama, with performance playing and important role in overall education. Through innovative partnerships, SSC’s Creative Arts Therapies department supports the mental, emotional, and physical health of some of our community’s underserved members and the ImagineARTS programs strengthens pre-reading skills for young learners in Brockton Schools through integrated music and dramatic play. SSC’s Hingham campus is located at One Conservatory Drive, Hingham, 781-749-7565. SSC’s Duxbury campus is located at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury, 781-934-2731. South Shore Conservatory is a member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education. SSC programs are supported in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. For more information call us, follow us on Facebook or visit www.sscmusic.org.
In keeping with SSC’s inclusive mission to provide access to quality education in the arts for all, the Conservatory offers programs for all segments of the population to enjoy, regardless of age, ability, geography, and financial means. Furthermore, South Shore Conservatory admits students and families of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.