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Curb Youth Symphony and Philharmonia Auditions

Curb Youth Symphony

Curb Youth Symphony and Philharmonia

Audition dates for 2017-18

Strings, woodwinds, brass and harp: August 12-23 in Room 3165

Percussion: 2-4:30 p.m. August 20, Instrumental Rehearsal Hall

Email Curb Youth Symphony to schedule an audition. Please include the following information in your email: your full name, grade level, home phone number, cell phone number, instrument, years of instrumental study, and which orchestra you are auditioning for. Please contact Carol Nies for additional information.

Audition requirements for strings, woodwinds, brass and harp

  • A prepared solo
  • All major scales and arpeggios
  • All melodic minor scales and arpeggios
  • Sight-reading

Audition requirements for percussion

You may choose to audition on snare drum, snare drum and timpani, or snare drum, timpani and marimaba/xylophone.

Snare Drum
  • A prepared solo or etude
  • Sight-reading
Timpani
  • A prepared solo or etude
  • Sight-reading
Marimba/Xylophone
  • A prepared solo
  • All major scales and arpeggios
  • All melodic minor scales and arpeggios
  • Sight-reading