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.

The 2019-20 YOP Spring auditions are now closed. There will be a limited opportunity to audition in early September. To register for fall auditions, submit your audition application to an ensemble corresponding to your skill level. The fall audition info will be sent in early August to all registered applicants.
  • 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.
  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • 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