GYSO AUDITIONS

GYSOAUDITIONS

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for the Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra (GYSO) and Chorus! Our ensembles are open to all musicians high-school age and younger. We look forward to hearing your audition soon.


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Students can audition on the following instruments:

Violin Flute Voice
Viola Clarinet Trumpet
Cello Oboe French Horn
Double Bass Bassoon Trombone
Percussion Harp Tuba
Jazz Saxophone Jazz Bass Jazz Drums
Jazz Guitar Jazz Piano Jazz Percussion

We are now registering for late/summer auditions for the 2019-2020 season. Please note that we have very limited openings for specific instruments in the following ensembles:

Symphony: violin, viola, cello, bass, harp, orchestral percussion, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, french horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba

Philharmonic: viola, clarinet, bassoon, french horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba

Camerata: viola, bass, oboe, bassoon, french horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba

Harmonia: violin, viola, cello, bass

Concertino: violin, viola, cello, bass

Flute Choir

GYSO Chorus

HOW TO AUDITION

STEP 1

STEP 1

Please review both the GYSO Audition Packet and Membership Policies. Here you will find audition requirements, excerpts, which ensemble to audition for, audition locations, and all other pertinent information.

View the Audition Packet

Please thoroughly review the audition packet. 

Membership Policies

Note: participation in a school music program is required, provided that one exists.

STEP 2

STEP 2

Register for an audition. There is a $25 audition fee during the registration process. During registration you will provide an email contact. This email is where you will receive confirmation of your audition time and any further communications about your audition.

We are now registering for late/summer auditions for the 2019-2020 season. Please note that we have very limited openings for specific instruments in specific ensembles. If you are unable to register for your desired instrument/ensemble, then we currently do not have any available positions. If you’d like to be added to our waitlist, please fill out the form below. You will be notified in the case of an opening in our ensembles.

Please note: After the May auditions, there is no external waitlist for Symphony.

 

  • WAITLIST if your instrument/ensemble is not currently available.

STEP 3

STEP 3

Prepare for your audition! You will receive an email confirming your late/summer audition registration. This email will give you further details about arriving punctually and fully prepared. In the mean time, please consult Audition Packet (above) for audition requirements. If you have any questions about the audition or registration process, please feel free to contact us.