How to Audition

Join us for the 2023/24 season!

Each year, the NSYO welcomes auditions for entrance into the orchestra. If you are a young musician between the ages of 12 and 26, we encourage you to apply! Follow the simple steps below to complete the application process. 

Here is some important information to keep in mind: 

  • Ages Eligible: 12-26  
  • Application Fee: $25*
  • Annual NSYO Tuition Fee: $250*
  • Audition Dates: May 27 (strings), May 28 (winds/percussion), June 16 (all instruments)

*Please note: If you are unable to pay the audition fee and/or the tuition fee for 2023/24 and require financial assistance, reach out to [email protected].

If none of the above audition dates work for you, please reach out to [email protected].

Step 1 

Fill out our 2023/24 Application Form here! 

Step 2

Download your audition repertoire! Click on the name of your instrument below to save your PDF. 

Auxiliary Instruments:

Step 3

Submit your $25 application fee! Please send the e-transfer to Jack Chen, NSYO General Manager at [email protected]

Step 4

Wait for us to reach out to you and confirm your audition time and details.

And just like that, you’re all done! 

We will be in touch with your audition results by July 2023. 

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For more information, please contact Jack Chen at [email protected].