Symphony orchestra
entrance auditions


Entrance Auditions for 2022-23 Season

June 3-5

Location: Whitworth University, Cowles Music Center

Audition Schedule:

SYSO: Friday, June 3, 3-7 pm & Sunday, June 5, 1-5 pm

Sign up for an audition time slot by going to the link below and clicking on the blue Schedule an Audition  button:

Entrance Audition Signup


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Spokane Youth Symphony Orchestra 

Audition Instructions

1. Solo piece: Prepare a polished, recital-ready solo piece. The piece will be performed without accompaniment. You may play any work of your choice, but the level of difficulty should be an accurate representation of your technical and artistic ability. Your solo piece need not be memorized, but the entire piece should be performance-ready.

2. Required Scales & etude  (links to downloadable PDFs below): 

3. Sight-reading from repertoire that may be performed by the orchestra for which you are auditioning. 

Spokane Youth Symphony Orchestra

Entrance Audition Requirements


SYSO - Horn

SYSO - Trumpet


SYSO - Tenor Trombone

SYSO - Bass Trombone

SYSO - Tuba

SYSO - Piano (for orchestra//harp parts only )Please inquire in advance if opening available by sending email to