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We are thrilled to announce a new undertaking for the 2022-23 season: the colORCHESTRA Open Auditions, presented in partnership with Progressive Musicians, Sound Espressivo, and /kor/ productions.


This uniquely-designed audition is open to musicians of all ages who are available for soloist engagements within the 2022-23 and 2023-24 concert seasons. Selected artists will be awarded an appearance opportunity to perform solo with professional orchestras from around the world.

Audition for Upcoming Concerto Performance Dates: 

FEBRUARY 17th & 19th, 2023

Western New York Chamber Orchestra

Glen Cortese, Conductor​

L.W.BEETHOVEN: Coriolan Overture 
colORCHESTRA Audition Winners - soloists and repertory TBA

​​Westminster Presbyterian Church, Buffalo, NY 
​Friday, February 17, 2023   7:30 p.m​​

King Concert Hall, Fredonia, NY
Saturday, February 18, 2023   7:30 p.m


Auditions are open for the following instruments/voices:

  • Piano

  • Violin

  • Viola

  • Cello 

  • Double bass

  • Flute

  • Oboe/Corno Inglese

  • Clarinet

  • Bassoon/Contrabassoon

  • French horn

  • Trumpet

  • Guitar

  • Soprano

  • Mezzo Soprano

  • Contralto

  • Tenor

  • Countertenor

  • Baritone

  • Bass/Baritone

  • Bass

Lot more details, deadlines, repertoire and regulations are in the Audition Requirement booklet and here is the Registration form.