AUDITION

Senior Solo Auditions 2019 - 2020


To showcase the talent of our graduating ESYO musicians, all graduating seniors are eligible to audition to perform a solo on the EYO concerts.


AUDITION DATE FOR 2019-2020: Monday, October 28, 2019

Contact Dr. John O’Brien to schedule your audition.


PERFORMANCE:
  • Seniors selected will perform on either fall or spring concerts.
  • Performance may be with piano accompaniment (Dr. John O’Brien or your choice of pianist.)
  • Performance may be with full orchestra or select ensemble. If you choose to audition to perform with full orchestra or select ensemble, your piece must be approved in advance by John O’Brien.
    Please Note: Approval of your piece if orchestral accompaniment is desired is extremely important. You may consult with John O’Brien at any time about the choice of repertoire.
  • A recording of the solo performance is not guaranteed.
  • Note that you might only perform at one of the concerts even though we do the concerts 2 times.

AUDITION & SELECTION
  • Please print out the Senior Solo Audition Form, fill it out, and bring it to the conductors at the time of audition.
  • Solos must be memorized at the time of the audition.
  • You must bring a score of your piece to the audition for the judge.
  • You must audition on the complete selection to be performed.
  • There is no limit to the number of soloists that may be chosen to perform, however only the most outstanding performances will be selected.
  • All selections will be made by the ESYO Conductor in consultation with the EJYO and EPYO conductors.
  • The ESYO Conductor in consultation with the EJYO and EPYO conductors will also make all decisions on when each solo is performed.