Audition for YOBC’s
School Music Program Participation Requirement
All students must participate in their school instrumental music program as available.
YOBC requires students to treat their conductors, ensemble liaisons, and fellow musicians with respect. Students who repeatedly engage in disruptive or disrespectful behavior may be dismissed and required to forfeit YOBC membership and tuition.
Private Lesson Requirement
Students who are not taking private lessons are allowed to audition for YOBC, however, all students who are accepted are required to begin private lessons prior to enrolling. YOBC requires all student members to take private lessons.
General Audition Guidelines
Choose audition solos and scales that represent your current level of playing.
Audition music should be thoroughly prepared and mastered to the best of their ability.
Students should consult their private teacher or school music teacher for selection and preparation of appropriate audition music.
Provide an extra copy of your music for the auditioners.
The audition will take approximately 10 minutes.