South Shore Conservatory Youth Orchestra Announces Fall Auditions

South Shore Conservatory Youth Orchestra, image by Dave Green – South Shore Conservatory (SSC) announces September audition dates for school-aged musicians interested in being part of the 2018/19 season of South Shore Conservatory Youth Orchestra (SSCYO).

SSCYO brings together string, wind and percussion students from the South Shore, to learn, grow and perform as a community of musicians.  Rehearsals take place at the Marshfield High School Music Suite on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 pm. Both Symphony and Repertory ensembles have openings for the upcoming season.

SSCYO auditions will be held Wednesday, September 12, from 6 to 8 pm, at SSC’s Ellison Center for the Arts at 64 St. George Street in Duxbury, and Wednesday, September 19, 6 to 8 pm at South Shore Conservatory’s Hingham campus at One Conservatory Drive. Rehearsals start September 26.

Instrumentalists interested in auditioning for SSCYO may arrange an audition time by visiting  and completing the audition request form, or by calling 781-934-2731, x11. Visit  for complete information about SSC Youth Orchestra.

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About South Shore Conservatory

South Shore Conservatory Youth Orchestra, image by Dave Green

South Shore Conservatory (SSC) has been providing access to and enriching the lives of South Shore residents through music and the arts for over 45 years. Recognized as a national model for arts education by the National Guild for Community Arts Education, SSC is the largest not-for-profit, community school for the arts in Massachusetts, serving over 4,000 students of all ages and abilities at its two beautiful campuses and in partnership with schools, and social service and community agencies throughout the South Shore.

Students participate in more than 50 diverse programs in music, dance and drama, with performance playing an important role in overall education. With more than 100 exceptional musicians on faculty, SSC offers 30 professionally produced concerts annually.  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 program strengthens pre-reading skills for young learners in Brockton Schools through integrated music and dramatic play.

SSC’s campuses are located at One Conservatory Drive, Hingham, (781) 749-7565, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury, (781) 934-2731, and 135 Webster Street, Hanover, (781) 421-6162. 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, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram or visit

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.