Acceptance into BSYO is by audition. Auditions for all three orchestras will include the following:

  • Solo work of the student’s choice (please limit to about 2-5 minutes, WITHOUT accompaniment)
  • Required orchestral excerpts, provided by BSYO
    • Please record in the printed order

 

Percussion Requirements*

Youth Orchestra (YO)

  • Mallet solo
  • Required orchestral excerpts, provided by BSYO
    • Please record in the printed order

Concert Orchestra (CO)

  • Mallet solo
  • Snare solo
  • Required orchestral excerpts, provided by BSYO
    • Please record in the printed order

 

*If you have an extenuating circumstance (e.g. you do not have access to your instrument or equipment to make a video), please email akosack@bsomusic.org