Cape Youth Orchestra to Hold Auditions

February 8th - Call Cape Conservatory for more information...
Cape Youth Orchestra, Mark Miller, Conductor. The flagship program of the Cape Symphony & Conservatory. Photographed Saturday, January 18, 2020 Heritage Museums & Gardens (Photo by Paul Blackmore)

Barnstable, MA - The Cape Youth Orchestra presented their first concert of the season on Saturday, January 18 at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich. Conductor Mark Miller, principal clarinetist of the Cape Symphony, led the ensemble in selections from Handel’s Water Music, Mascagni’s Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana, and a triumphant performance of Strauss’ Emperor Waltzes, Op. 437. 

The Youth Orchestra is holding auditions on Saturday, February 8 for students interested in joining the Youth Orchestra for the spring semester. Details are online at or by calling the Cape Conservatory at 508.362.2772. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on