Auditions


FYO Auditions

Who
Audition Requirements:
  • Play one of the following: Violin, Viola, Cello or Bass
  • Must read music and take private lessons on your instrument

What
Audition Materials:
  • Polished piece of student’s choice
  • Sight Reading
  • Violin: Two-octave, scale/arpeggio C major, OR three-octave scale/arpeggio G major (single notes)
  • Viola/Cello: Two-octave, scale/arpeggio C major (single notes)
  • Bass: Two-octave, scale/arpeggio G major (singles notes)
When
        Monday, August 7, 2017 & Monday, August 14, 2017

Where
       Piney Grove Middle School- Band Room ( 8135 Majors Road, Cumming, GA 30041)

How
To reserve an audition time:
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from your private teacher
  • Download and complete the audition application 
  • Payment of $25 (non-refundable) payable to Forsyth Youth Orchestra.

Mail check, letter of recommendation and application to:
Forsyth Youth Orchestra
4635 W. River Dr.
Cumming, GA 30041

Tuition
Cost of tuition for the FYO’s orchestra program will be decided after auditions are completed and we have a clear idea of how many members we will have for this season. This way we will make sure we have a balanced budget to run the program.

General FYO Info
FYO rehearsals will be every Monday (following Forsyth County schools calendar) from 6:00 PM to 7:30PM, at Piney Grove Middle School - Band Room  -- 8135 Majors Road, Cumming, GA 30041