ORCHESTRA

Are you a musician? The Collegium Musicum orchestra is waiting for you! This page provides all the information
you need to participate, as well as information about scholarships for young musicians.

FILA

Orchestra participation requires an audition consisting of two pieces of your choice, ideally representing different styles and time periods. Admission will depend on the outcome of the audition and available space in the relevant section.

To set an audition please make an appointment by emailing collegium@unibo.it and specifying your name, instrument, and a phone number where you can be reached. We are still looking for first violins, double basses, horns.

Orchestra rehearsals are Monday night from 8.15 to 10.45 pm. You may consult the full calendar here.

Students of the University of Bologna and Italian conservatories who play with the orchestra are eligible for attendance awards that are handed out at the end of each academic year. You can find information about scholarship in the Rules and Regulation.

DOWNLOAD THE RULES AND REGULATIONS

SECTION LEADERS

Section leaders are chosen through a competitive selection and receive a stipend for their participation in the orchestra. Section leader positions are available for principal second violin, viola, cello and bass, and for first flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn.

You may consult the participation method and criteria by downloading the current academic year’s competition guidelines.

 

SUMMARY OF THE GUIDELINES

 

DOWNLOAD COMPETITION GUIDELINES – STRINGS
APPLICATION FORM - STRINGS IN PDF

APPLICATION FORM - STRINGS IN RTF

DOWNLOAD COMPETITION GUIDELINES - WINDS
APPLICATION FORM - WINDS IN PDF

APPLICATION FORM - WINDS IN RTF

 

MATERIALS FOR THE AUDITION


To participate in the Collegium Musicum you must become an Association member. The annual membership dues are 20 Euros pfor University of Bologna and Conservatory students and 40 Euros for non-students.