More than 1,000 talented central Indiana students have had the unique opportunity to share the stage of the historic Hilbert Circle Theatre with their professional counterparts since Side-by-Side began in 1991. Students are auditioned and coached by members of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. The result is a spectacular concert featuring the 100+ piece orchestra of students and professionals—a tremendously rewarding experience for the Symphony musicians, the students, and the audience.
2020-201 Side-by-Side Program
Jacob Joyce, conductor
Student Soloist, Winner of the Michael Ben & Illene Komisarow Maurer Young Musicians Contest
Concert repertoire will be announced soon!
Tuesday, October 27 and Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Audition dates and times (approx. 10 min per student beginning each day at 4:00pm) are determined by instrument and coaches. A firm schedule will be sent to registrations 2-3 weeks before the first audition date.
Registration Form (coming soon!)
Audition Requirements (Coming Soon!)
Wednesday, January 6, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Sectional Rehearsal with ISO Coaches (Pizza Party immediately following)
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal with ISO Coaches
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Sectional Rehearsal with ISO Coaches
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 – 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:30-6:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 9:30am-3:30pm - Orchestra Rehearsal with the ISO (Students will be provided with absence letters to school administration)
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Hilbert Circle Theatre
All seats are $10!
Tickets on sale starting Monday, November 16, 2020
Questions? Contact Perry Accetturo
Support Provided by:
Elba L. & Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation
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