AUDITION INFORMATION: 2020-21 SEASON

The auditions for the 2020-21 season will be held in September, 2020, by video.



AUDITION REQUIREMENTS



AUDITION Excerpts for 2020-21 Season




Violin Bassoon
Viola French Horn
Cello Trumpet
String Bass Trombone/Bass Trombone
Flute/Piccolo Tuba
Oboe/English Horn Percussion
Clarinet Harp

AUDITION REQUEST


To be placed on the audition list please fill out the application form below. The form must be received by the CYMO before your video is sent to us.

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AUDITION VIDEO


AUDITION VIDEOS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM AUGUST 16 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 6.

Video Recording Procedure

  • The audition video must not exceed 7 minutes if you are playing all of the excerpts or 6 minutes if you are playing fewer excerpts. At the beginning of the recording, please state your full name, the 2 scales you will play, your solo piece, and the excerpt(s) you will be playing. The Overture String applicants need to play only 1 scale of your choice and excerpts are not required.

  • Sample:
  •       My Name is __________.
          I will play the ___________ scales.
          My solo piece will be ___________.
          I will be playing excerpts #1, #2 etc. (Say the number of all the exceprts you will play)

  • Place the recording device so that you, your instrument, and your full range of motion are visible at all times.

  • STRING INSTRUMENTS: Make sure both your left-hand and your bow arm are visible. You may need to place the stand to the left side.

  • THE PICTURE MUST STAY IN THE SAME PLACE AT ALL TIMES. NO MULTIPLE CAMERAS, ZOOMING, PANNING, FADING, EDITING, CUTTING OR SPLICING.

  • The audition is to be done as though you are auditioning in person without pausing the recording between each requirement.

  • AUDITION VIDEO SUBMISSION


    Once you create your audition video, upload it to YouTube using the provided instructions. Your solo piece cannot be more than 3 minutes and the entire audition must not exceed 6 minutes. Use the following form to share your audition video via the YouTube link with our audition judges.

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