Students need to prepare three items for the audition: a short solo, specific scales and sight-reading. Philharmonic and Symphony auditionees must also prepare specific excerpts (see links at the bottom of this page). Excerpts will be available in early March.
To prepare for your audition, download the specific details and scale requirements for each instrument and orchestra level below:
NEW: Students who wish to be considered for Philharmonic or Symphony: In addition to the solo, scales, and sight-reading portions of the audition, you must also prepare short excerpts. Excerpts will be available to download in early March. Please contact the GTCYS office with questions: 651-602-6800.