Sycamore Chamber Orchestra

Auditions in August 2022

Auditions for violin, viola, cello, and bass will be held in late August for SCO (Sycamore Chamber Orchestra, for advanced students) and SJCO (our junior orchestra). In person or recorded. Please contact director Göran Berg before August 15th by email at

Audition requirements are 1) a scale, two or three octaves long; 2) a music piece showing current musical and technical playing level; 3) a sight-reading sample (provided). Level for SCO: Suzuki school books 5 to 6; level for SJCO: Suzuki books 3 to 4. Or at the director’s discretion.

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, 1st movement
by Johann Sebastian Bach
Sycamore Chamber Orchestra
Göran Berg, conductor
December 19, 2021
Peace Lutheran Church in Danville, California

Tour in Sweden 2018

Enjoy few photos and a video from the 2018 SCO tour in Sweden with director Göran Berg: a hillside pose, rehearsals in extraordinary settings — including a dress rehearsal for one of our very well-received performances, and a visit to the gravesite of composer Lille Bror Söderlundh. (Click on a photo to see a larger image.)

“Summer” from the Four Seasons
by Antonio Vivaldi
Anna Renton, violin soloist
Sycamore Chamber Orchestra
Göran Berg, conductor
July 1, 2018
Strängnäs Cathedral in Strängnäs, Sweden

%d bloggers like this: