Join The CSYO
The CSYO program provides qualified students with an opportunity to perform in the Philharmonic Orchestra or Concert Orchestra. Acceptance into the ensembles depends on the strength of the applicant pool and is based on season repertoire. Auditions are open to students entering grades 8-12 who are prepared to commit to the CSYO rigorous rehearsal and concert schedule. Auditions are scheduled at 10-minute intervals and are heard by members of the CSO or other highly qualified local musicians. Specific instrumental requirements appear on the excerpt packet for each instrument located at the links below.
- NO accompaniment is necessary for solo pieces.
- Scales will be a part of your audition.
- Family members are not allowed in the audition area after check-in.
Dates: August 24-27, 2023
Times: Applicants are notified of their audition date and time by email following receipt of the application and fee.
Location: Music Hall
Fee: $35 (non-refundable)
Deadline: Applications must be received by 5:00 PM Friday, August 4, 2023.
AUDITION APPLICATIONS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 23-24 SEASON
Audition excerpts for 2023-2024 Season
- Bass Trombone
- Tenor Trombone
Undecided on your prepared solo piece? Look here for suggestions!