AYO is in need of a few more brass musicians: trumpet, trombone, and horn. Auditions for these sections are now open and will remain open until midnight, September 14. All auditions must be submitted by via file. Smart phone quality video is fine. Please review the instructions and music for instrument you’d like to audition for below. Videos of each requirement; scales, selections, etc. can be emailed separately. Please skip the sight reading requirement. Send all submissions to: ED@AlaskaYouthOrchestras.org.
All applicants will receive a response on Sunday, September 15. Accepted musicians will be expected to attend rehearsal on Monday, September 16.
Scholarship and other financial assistance is available.
AYO Piano Concerto Competition
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2019-2020 AYO PIANO CONCERTO COMPETITION
Alaska Youth Orchestras is proud to offer a NEW Piano Concerto Competition! Eligible participants must live in the State of Alaska and be between the ages of 9 and 22. Please review all the rules carefully to be certain of eligibility BEFORE FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION BELOW.
AYS Concerto Competition
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2019-2020 CONCERTO COMPETITION
Alaska Youth Orchestras is proud to offer the annual AYS Concerto Competition (non-piano) open to AYS musicians of the current season. Please review all the rules carefully to be certain of eligibility BEFORE FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION BELOW.
AYO 2019-20 youth symphony auditions are now closed
Thank you to all who auditioned for AYO’s 2019-20 season!
AYO 2020-2021 auditions will take place in May 11-12, 2020.
Audition materials and instructions will be posted on February 1, 2020.
Audition registration will open on this page on March 1, 2020.
AYO Audition Policy – Auditions are open to high school and college aged musicians who will be 9th grade – age 22 in August of 2019. Every musician must audition each year.