Performance Opportunity

Lehman Memorial United Methodist Church
2018 Young Artists Residency Program
Professional Solo Performance Opportunity

What:
Lehman Memorial United Methodist Church is offering an opportunity for YOBC Advanced Division I students & alumni to perform as guest soloists during Sunday services. Soloists will play two short solos, for both the 8:15 AM and the 11:00 AM services.
Where:
Lehman Memorial United Methodist Church
300 South York Rd, Hatboro, PA 19040
Music:
2 solos, 2-4 minutes each (one for the anthem and one for the offertory). Selected music may be sacred, classical or light jazz. Solos may be unaccompanied or accompanied. An accompanist will be provided if needed. Music for the accompanist must be scanned and submitted by email no later than 3 weeks prior to your performance. Please note that rehearsal/warm-up time will be very limited on the morning of the performance. Choose music accordingly.
Musicians may also choose to play along with the hymns during the service.
Arrival:
Plan to arrive at the church by 7:45 am. There are two entrances to the church. Please use the York Road entrance. Musicians should report to the Wilgus Auditorium (main auditorium)
Schedule:
7:45 Warm-up and/or rehearse
8:15 First service
Break between services / refreshments provided in fellowship hall
11:00 Second service
Other:
Music stands are provided. Musicians will be assigned a mentor who will meet you and let you know when to play during the services.
Requirements
  • Submit application form
  • Once you have been assigned a performance date, you must email a short bio and picture of yourself.
  • Select music for your performance. It does not need to be difficult, but must be thoroughly prepared. YOBC students are expected to consult with their private teachers on the selection and preparation of their music.
  • Submit music for the accompanist no later than 3 weeks prior to your performance.
Compensation:
$100
Dates:
To assist us in scheduling soloists, please indicate all dates you are available for a performance. Your assigned performance date will be confirmed based on availability and artistic needs of Lehman Memorial
July 22, 2018
August 26, 2018
October 28, 2018
November 25, 2018
December 16, 2018

APPLICATION