Music on the Hill calls for singers for Mozart Requiem, rehearsals start July 5 at WEPCO church complex, 48 New Canaan Rd., Wilton; perf. July 28; no auditions, register in adv. to [email protected] or 203-529-3133; sugg. min. contrib., $40.

Deming Family Music Scholarship ($1000) to a student majoring in music at an accredited college or university, entering junior or senior year or grad. student; Mrs. Bernice B. Chance Memorial Music Scholarship, for Danbury High School grads, spec. consideration to those interested in American music and Negro Spirituals; applications avail. from Danbury Music Centre; email [email protected] or 203-748-1716; applications due July 22.

Loft Artists Association call for artists, Tri-State Juried Exhibition, Lost and Found, deadline for entries July 18; exhibit Sept. 8-Oct. 2 at the LAA galleries, 575 Pacific St., Stamford; info. at

Auditions for Shakespeare actors at the Sterling House Community Center, 2283 Main St., Stratford, one-minute comedic monologue; rehearsals begin Aug. 2, perf. Aug. 17-21 outdoors at American Shakespeare Theater. $350/wk for Equity actors, EMC points for others. 203-232-8805.

Symphony Society welcomes string players over 18 years (violin, viola, cello and double bass); meeting Tuesdays, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Temple Shalom, 259 Richards Ave., Norwalk; info., visit; no auditions required.

Westport Community Band invites woodwind, brass and percussion players; rehearsals every Mon. 7:30-9:30 p.m., September through June, Bedford Middle School, North Ave., Westport; no auditons required; info., or call email [email protected]