Audition for the Schaumburg Youth Orchestra's 2020-21 Season from Home
The Schaumburg Youth Orchestra is accepting home-recorded video auditions for next season. Auditions will be reviewed by orchestra directors for placement into one of the program's four ensembles.
There is no fee to audition.
Submissions will be accepted May 13 - June 1.
| To audition, follow these simple steps.
Please note that percussion auditions will be held in later in the summer prior to the start of the season.
Questions? Email Us.
Please note that orchestra placement is at the discretion of the directors.
What to Include in your Video Audition
1. Prepare a brief unaccompanied solo passage of your choice 1-2 minutes in duration. (Two passages for SYSO)
2. Scales. Select two scales (1 for SYSE) to play from the ensemble you feel best matches your level.
3. Download and play "sight reading" excerpt.