Small nws excemption3 Virtual Hangout: Preparing Excerpts

Live Events | Miles Jaques, Clarinet / Kevin Pearl, Oboe / Darren Hicks, Bassoon / David Raschella, French Horn

How do you prepare excerpts for auditions? Learn how NWS Fellows go about preparing for their own! Hosted by NWS Fellows Miles Jaques, Darren Hicks, David Raschella. Featuring Kevin Pearl (NWS Alumnus and Oboe, Milwaukee Symphony)


Miles Jaques

Kevin Pearl

Darren Hicks

A bassoon fellow at the New World Symphony, Darren Hicks hails from small-town Nova Scotia. At ease both in the orchestra and in a chamber setting, Mr. Hicks has performed across Canada and abroad. His teachers have included Frank Morelli (Yale University) and Christopher Millard (University of Ottawa). Mr. Hicks was a member of the Verbier Festival Orchestra (Verbier, Switzerland) from 2013 to 2015 and was the recipient of the Dean’s Prize at Yale’s Commencement 2014, the 2012 National Arts Centre Orchestra Bursary, and a 2012 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Bursary

David Raschella
French Horn