Diamond Strings;

1. Two, 2-3 octave scales (major AND minor; minor can be of any form) of your choice (your choice of bowing, rhythmic patterns, and tempo)

2. A solo piece of your choice (at least 3 minutes long). Please choose repertoire that represents your best playing.

3. You will be asked to sight-read at the audition.


Diamond Symphony;
 
String Players

1. Two, 3-octave scales (major AND minor; minor can be of any form) of your choice (your choice of bowing, rhythmic patterns, and tempo)

2. A solo piece of your choice (at least 3 minutes long). Please choose repertoire that represents your best playing.


3. Excerpts posted under "Audition Excerpts"


4. You will be asked to sight-read at the audition.


Winds and Brass Players  
1. Two, 2-3 octave scales (major AND minor; minor can be of any form) of your choice (your choice of rhythmic patterns, tonguing, and tempo)


2. A solo piece of your choice (at least 3 minutes long). Please choose repertoire that represents your best playing.


3. Excerpts posted under "Audition Excerpts"

*Flutes and Piccolos: anyone who chooses to opt out of playing the excerpts will be placed into the Diamond Flute Choir when accepted

4. You will be asked to sight-read at the audition.



Diamond Flute Choir: Same requirement as Diamond Symphony

-Anyone who chooses to opt out of playing the excerpts will be placed into the Diamond Flute Choir when accepted



Audition Dates: September 7 (Sat) and 8 (Sun)

1. Please fill out the form to sign up for an audition.

2. We will contact you via email. You will receive an email reply within 24 hours (Check your spam email folder if you don't see our email reply).

3. Audition requirements are listed below.(find audition excerpts under the "Audition Excerpts" tab)

4. An email containing a link to sign up for an audition appointment will be sent on the last week of August. The specific day available is based on the type of instrument auditioning (strings VS winds/brass).

5. Sign up for an audition time and good luck practicing!   

Diamond Youth Symphony Orchestra