Audition Information

Audition Information

New candidates for the Preludium Strings, Youth Strings and Youth Sinfonia are required to submit their application form in order to register for an audition. All Youth Orchestra candidates (returning and new) must audition each season and are required to submit their application form in order to register for an audition. There is a brief playing session for candidates for the entry-level string ensemble, Preludium Strings. Returning members of Youth Strings and Youth Sinfonia are not required to re-audition but are requested to prepare the selected excerpts for section seating placement.

2019-20 YOP audition dates:
Preludium Strings – May 30, 2019 5-6:30 pm
Youth Strings – May 28, 2019 4-6 pm
Youth Sinfonia – May 29,2019 4-6 pm
Youth Orchestra (Strings) – May 31, 2019 4-7 pm, June 1, 2019 9:30 am – 12 pm
Youth Orchestra (Winds, Brass, Percussion) – June 1, 2019 1-5 pm
  • Applicant Information

    To register for an audition please complete the application below.
    Please indicate the ENSEMBLE you wish to join and if you are interested in the Chamber Music Program.
  • Applicant Contact Information

  • Parent/Guardian Contact Information

  • Music Education

  • If a university student, please specify your program
  • Youth Orchestra Candidates String Players ONLY

  • Youth Orchestra Violinists ONLY

For more information about the Youth Orchestra Program, please contact Barb Kaplanek at bkaplanek@kwsymphony.on.ca