Audition Requirements


CYSO welcomes new members by audition throughout the season. 

  • Complete the registration forms. Print and  fill out the the General Release Form (or scan and email to and bring it along with the registration fee ($40) on day of audition.
  • Call (443-758-3157) or email the CYSO to schedule an audition time.

What to play

  • Solo work of the student’s choice, an excerpt about 1-2 minutes in length 
  • Scales and arpeggios (see links below)
  • Sight-reading may be required (except for Preparatory Orchestra)

Ensemble Descriptions


Instructions and Scales