2023-2024 GYSO Winter Auditions
Welcome to GYSO Winter Auditions!
Auditions are submitted via digitally recorded video unless otherwise noted.
We look forward to another great GYSO season with you!
-The following ensembles have openings-
Symphony: Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
Philharmonic: Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Violin, Viola, Double Bass
Camerata: Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
Additionally we have general availability for the following ensembles: Harmonia (all strings), Concertino (all strings), Flute Choir, Clarinet Choir, Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, & String Symposium
You may also choose to audition for any position not listed and will be waitlisted in the event an opening occurs.
Winter Audition Deadline: December 8, 2023
Auditions will be adjudicated by mid December and notifications will be sent afterwards.
To Submit An Audition, Please Follow The Steps Below
STEP 1 – READ THE AUDITION AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
Please thoroughly review this audition packet which also contains links to required excerpts and scales (where applicable.)
View Membership Policies Here (This is the current season handbook and will be updated before the GYSO season starts in the fall)
Note: participation in a school music program is required, provided that one exists.
STEP 2 – REGISTER FOR GYSO (& SUBMIT SCHOLARSHIP REQUESTS)
Registration Fees are $35.
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
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.
Check out our YouTube channel for videos featuring recording tips and audition preparation strategies!
You should receive your audition result approximately 2 weeks after the deadline for submissions has passed.