2018- 2019 Season CSYO/JYO Audition Schedule and Audition Application

To register for an audition, please complete this on-line application. Upon submission you will be taken to a printable application which must be printed out and returned along with a non-refundable $25 audition fee. Checks should be made payable to the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra. Students will be notified by email of their audition time two weeks prior to their audition date.

Important note: 
The CSYO season begins with a five-day residential summer camp. This camp will be held August 1-5, 2018 at Converse College in Spartanburg, SC.  Attendance at the camp is required of all accepted CSYO musicians.

2018 fees
CSYO ‐ $475*
JYO - $425*
*In addition, there is a mandatory fundraising expectation of all families 

Application deadline:  March 19, 2018
Please mail the hardcopy of your application along with the non-refundable $25 audition fee to the address below.  Checks should be made payable to the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Send in your application via USPS first class mail only. Those applications sent in certified, express, registered, or any other courier method mail may not be delivered.


Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra
Chris Rydel, Manager
P.O. Box 43950
Charlotte, NC 28215

All auditions are held at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
at 3200 Park Road (corner of Park and Marsh Roads) in Charlotte.

2018 Season Audition Schedule

Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra
Sunday, April 8 1:00-8:00pm Violin
Tuesday, April 17 4:15-9:00pm Woodwinds
Tuesday, April 24 4:15-9:00pm Brass
 Tuesday, May 15 4:15-9:00pm Viola/Cello/Bass
Saturday, May 19 10am-12:00pm Harp/Percussion
Junior Youth Orchestra
Sunday, May 6 1:00-8:00pm Violin
Wednesday, May 16 4:15-9:00pm Viola/Cello/Bass
Thursday, May 17 4:15-9:00pm Woodwind/Brass
Saturday, May 19 10am-12:00pm Harp/Percussion

Please supply the following information...

Auditioning for *
Instrument *
Student's first name *
Student's last name *
Parent/Guardian's name *
Address *
Address (cont.)
City *
State *
Zip *
Primary telephone *
Student's cell number
Parent cell number *
Parent/Guardian email address *
Student email address
Check or money order number
Student's current age *
Student's grade next year *
School attending next year *
Member of school orchestra*
Member of school band*
Band or Orchestra Director's Name
Private Teacher's Name
Conflict with audition date? Time preference?
(Please do not submit resume material in this box.)

Celebrating 56 years of musical excellence this season!