Join Us

The LPO rehearses Tuesday evenings
7:30 - 9:30pm
Pawtucket Congregational Church
15 Mammoth Road
Lowell, MA 01854

Although we do not have auditions, we recommend that prospective string musicians :

·       Be able to play through Suzuki Book 5 for violins, 4 for violas, cellos, and basses

·       Be familiar with different bowing techniques (e.g., spiccato, tenuto)

·       Be able to play all 2 octave scales up to four flats and sharps

·      Be familiar with playing in the higher positions (shifting).

For an idea of the level of difficulty of music played, please refer to previous seasons which can be found here: 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018.

Current Openings

  • Violin (limited openings)

  • Viola

  • Cello (limited openings)

  • Bass

Interested in joining, but your instrument isn't listed? We would still like to hear from you in case of future openings!

Member dues: $25/main concert cycle ($75/season or year)

The LPO performs three main concert cycles in November, March, May. We also play a concert in July and December.

LPO breaks between seasons
(July through August)


Please include your contact information and some basic background on your performing experience. 

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