Tasman Compton

TSO Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Benjamin Northey conductor, Tasman Compton bassoon 

23/05/2019 Federation Concert Hall, Hobart. Image Peter Mathew

Calling all budding soloists!

If you can play your instrument at Grade 8 AMEB level or equivalent (or higher!) and have a yearning to perform as soloist with an orchestra, the Rising Star Competition is for you. Fill out an application online and you could be on your way to being our next Rising Star.

Shortlisted applicants will be required to audition in the TSO Studio and the lucky winner will get to perform with the TSO.

2020 Entries open
Friday 7 February
Click Here For Guidelines & Eligibility

Entries close
Friday 17 April 2020

Monday 11 May 2020
TSO Studio, Hobart

RISING STAR Application Form

First Name
Last name
Email Address
Mobile Phone
Date Of Birth
School Grade
University Year
Instrument or Classical Voice
AMEB Or Equivalent Standard
Name of instrument/ voice teacher
Last name
Teacher Email Address
Teachers Mobile Phone
Name of Accompanist
Accompanist Last Name
Accompanist Email Address
Accompanist Mobile Phone
Complete Work Title
Movement No / Title
Duration (max 8 Minutes)
Orchestral Forces Required
Maximum orchestral instrumentation available 2222 - 4231 - T+1per - Hp - Strings (86543) Please provide accurate information and show doubling instruments if required (e.g. piccolo, cor anglais)
Include PDF of applicant solo music performance experience (max 150 words). Do not include images or provide further attachments.
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Application Checklist
PDF Statement from instrumental or voice teacher
Please provide the following statement, signed by applicant's instrumental or voice teacher. "I have read the eligibility guidelines and agree to the terms outlined". Signature/ Date
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If under 18, please provide PDF permission statement from parent/ guardian
Please provide the following statement, signed by a parent/ guardian. "I have read the application checklist and agreed to the terms outlined". Signature/ Date
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