Concerto Competition Application

The soloist competition is open to all current YOBC sophomores and juniors in Symphony Orchestra or Fanfare Winds, in good standing, who will be continuing with YOBC for the 2022/2023 season.


Concerto Competition auditions will be live in June 2022. Please provide the email where you would like this information to be sent. Make sure to provide an email that is regularly monitored.

Applicants for the competition may audition on strings, wind, brass, or percussion instruments including piano and harp.

Candidates must prepare one movement, two contrasting movements, or an entire concerto scored for performance with concert band, symphony orchestra, chamber orchestra, or string orchestra and suitable for performance by either the YOBC Symphony Orchestra or Wind Ensemble. The length of the selection must be between 7 and 12 minutes including repeats. All music must be approved by Mr. Loughran.