Audition to join the Thames Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra this year on Sunday, September 8th. Auditions will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Under the development and expertise of conductor Evan Meccarello, TVMS is searching for enthusiastic and talented students to perform in a high-quality orchestral environment. The Youth Symphony Orchestra is open to students in grades 8-12.

How to Sign Up for an Audition

To schedule your audition time, call 860-439-2749. Auditions will take place Sunday, September 8 from 1:00 to 3:30 PM. Auditions are available to new students in grades 8-12.

What to Prepare

  • Solo Piece: Choose a piece that demonstrates your current level of achievement. Students should consult their private instructor: playing a well-prepared, less difficult piece is better than coming with a very challenging piece that is not at performance level.
  • Major Scales: Students should have major scales up to 3 sharps and 3 flats memorized.
  • Sight Reading: Sight Reading may be requested
  • Orchestral Excerpts: Orchestral excerpts will be provided once your audition is scheduled

See you at auditions!