Announcing 2022-2023 GYSO Auditions!

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for one of our thirteen ensembles! Our programs are open to all musicians high-school age and younger.

2022-2023 GYSO Audition Registrations, Digital Audition Submissions, and Scholarship Requests are due by 11:59PM on May 31, 2022.

Program Deadlines:
March 15, 2022: Early Registration Opens – $25 Registration Fee
April 17, 2022: Early Registration Closes 
April 18, 2022: Regular Registration Opens – $35 Registration Fee
May 31, 2022: GYSO Registration, Digital Audition Submission & Scholarship Request Due
June 1, 2022: GYSO Chorus Applicants notified of date and time of in-person auditions
June 2-3, 2022: GYSO Chorus In-Person Auditions from 5:30pm-8:30pm @ Marietta Middle School, Marietta, GA
June 9, 2022: GYSO Applicants notified of acceptance
June 16, 2022: 1st Tuition Installment or Scholarship Confirmation Due
August 7, 2022: Final Tuition Installment Due @ GYSO Parent Meeting
August 10, 2022: First GYSO Jazz! Rehearsal
August 14, 2021: First Rehearsal for all other GYSO Ensembles
August 21, 2022: School Participation Form Due

STEP 1 – READ THE AUDITION AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

View the Audition Packet Here

Please thoroughly review this audition packet which also contains links to required excerpts and scales.

View Membership Policies Here

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

STEP 2 – REGISTER FOR GYSO (& SUBMIT SCHOLARSHIP REQUESTS)

Register by April 17th, 2022 for discounted registration fees! Regular Registration Fees of $35 begin on April 18th, 2022.

The Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestras program also provides need-based scholarships on a limited basis. To learn more about our need-based scholarships and to complete your application please go to our Scholarships page.

STEP 3 – AUDITION

GYSO Chorus will have in-person auditions on June 2 & 3, 2022. All other ensembles must submit a digital audition using the instructions below.

Prepare, practice, and submit your digital audition video! After registering for your audition, please use the following resources to familiarize yourself with our digital audition process. If you have any questions, please contact us.

YouTube Tutorials
Check out our YouTube channel for videos featuring recording tips and audition preparation strategies!

If you have any questions, please contact us.