Youth and Primo Audition Information

Auditions for the 2020-2021 season of the Symphony of the Mountains Youth Orchestra are now open.

Read further for submission information. Auditions are not required for participation in the Primo Orchestra. If you are interested in being a part of the Primo Orchestra, please contact the Youth Orchestra Manager, Jeff Markee at jeff@symphonyofthemountains.org

Audition deadline is Saturday August 15 at 11:59 pm. Good luck!

Video Auditions


Video yourself using your smart phone. When complete, upload to YouTube (don’t publicly publish) and email the link to jeff@symphonyofthemountains.org.

Solo


A short 2-3 minute solo of your choosing which best demonstrates your best qualities, whether it be lyrical, technical, or whatever you choose.

Excerpts


Choose one of the two excerpts to submit as part of your audition. Count through all rests in excerpts, unless they are cut out via brackets or X. The rests are part of the music! If available, obtain a recording of each work so you can learn the context of the excerpts. 

Strings


Woodwinds


Brass


Horn


Trumpet


Trombone


Tuba

Percussion


Percussion