Auditions and Placement Evaluations
All students wishing to participate in our programs are required to audition and/or take a placement evaluation.
Priority auditions for wind, brass, and percussionists, as well as harp students, wishing to participate in large ensembles and chamber music will take place on Sunday, May 23rd. There will be a second opportunity to audition for any remaining seats in late August, but priority will be given to those auditioning in May.
All strings wishing to participate in large ensembles and chamber music will be required to audition on August 28th and 29th. String students should play a prepared solo and two scales. Audition applications will open over the summer.
For the Musical Skills and Knowledge course, a music theory placement evaluation will be given on May 23rd, August 28th, and August 29th. Students also auditioning are expected to take their evaluation immediately after. Students only taking the Musical Skills and Knowledge course will take their evaluation on August 29th.