Contemporary Youth Orchestra will be auditioning all instruments for our 2019-2020 ensembles beginning in May 2019!

Please download and read our Audition FAQ.

Fill out the 2019-20 Season Audition Application to schedule your audition time.

Preparation: Auditions last 10-15 minutes and are heard by CYO staff.

Audition Packets can be found here: Audition Packets

All applicants will be notified of the results of their audition by e-mail. This process may take up to one month. Please do not call the CYO office for results. Decisions of the staff are final and non-appealable. If accepted into one of the ensembles, students will be sent enrollment information including information on annual season fees.

Fees: There is a non-refundable audition fee of $25.  Tuition for the 2019-20 season is $450, and is non-refundable. Installment plans and financial assistance are available; for more information, please contact General Manager Ben Kipp.

Other Requirements: All orchestra members are expected to participate in school music programs, when such programs exist. By participating in a school music program, you benefit by playing every day, becoming a better sight-reader, and playing an important part in helping to build meaningful music programs in your schools and communities.

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