Auditions

The Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras hold competitive auditions each spring to form its membership for the following school year. The audition deadline for the JSYO 2021/22 season has been extended through August 23rd, 2021. Follow the steps below to apply.

Get Started!


To apply for the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras, complete the following steps! Questions? Contact Emily Craine, Manager of Music Education & Community Engagement.

EXPLORE

New to JSYO? Explore the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras ensembles, and review the placement guide to determine which ensemble is the best fit.
ENSEMBLES
Placement Guide
Private Teacher List

APPLY

Review the audition instructions & guidelines for the 2021/22 Season to get started, then complete your application.
AUDITION GUIDELINES
APPLICATION

DOWNLOAD

Download and review excerpts and scale sheets (as applicable) for your audition. Auditions will last from 5 to 10 minutes and will consist of:
    •   scales and arpeggios
    •   a solo
    •   excerpts
    •   sight-reading
Scale Sheets
Excerpts