Auditions for the Utah Lyric Opera Society's production of Gian Carlo Menotti's "Amahl and the Night Visitors" will be held on Aug. 8 and Sept. 5 and 19.

Roles are available for a mezzo-soprano, a boy soprano, a tenor, two baritones and a bass for the lead parts, plus several chorus parts.Auditioners should call 224-8342 (Provo) for further information and to schedule an appointment. An accompanist will be provided, but singers may bring their own if they prefer.

Performances are scheduled Nov. 20-Dec. 12.

- THE WEST VALLEY SYMPHONY is looking for viola, cello and bass players as well as those who play bassoon, trumpet, trombone and percussion.

Interested parties should call the West Valley Symphony at 969-4480. Rehearsals for the symphony's 1998-99 season will begin Wednesday, Aug. 5, at 7:30 p.m., in the Granger High School band room, 3690 S. 3600 West.

- THE SALT LAKE CHILDREN'S CHOIR, directed by Ralph B. Woodward, is scheduling auditions for new members. Auditions are open to boys and girls 8 to 15 years old.

The choir, which is planning to cut a CD and tour next summer, has been featured with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the Utah Symphony and on Public International Radio.

Call 566-0922 or 537-1412 to schedule an audition time.