Lone Star Youth Orchestra Auditions

 Currently Seeking woodwind and brass players!

Rolling Auditions occur on Wednesdays at 6:00pm at

the Irving Arts Center

CALL 972.252.4800 to set up your audition today!

Thank you for your interest in the Lone Star Youth Orchestra.  We are extremely pleased you found your way to this page and certainly hope to see you at one of our 2013-2014 audition dates.  Please begin by reading the audition requirements and steps below. Additional questions? Contact 972.252.4800.
 

Steps for Rolling Auditions for The Lone Star Youth Orchestra

1. Please review and prepare the following materials for your audition:

  • LSYO Audition Entry Form
  • $20 New Member/$10 Returning Member nonrefundable Audition Fee (turn in with Audition Entry Form)
  • Scales for your instrument (see below)
  • One solo piece of your choice (2-3 minutes in length; does not need to be memorized)
    • Consider utilizing the Orcehstral Excerpts for your instrument from the 2013-2014 Season Auditions(see below)

2. Bring your audition form and audition fee to:

Fill out the LSYO Audition Form (provided above) and bring it with you to auditions at:

Irving Arts Center
3333 N MacArthur Blvd. 
Irving, TX 75062

3. Please call the LCSO Office at (972) 252-4800 to insure that auditions are available on the Wednesday of your choice.

*Rolling auditions are available every Wednesday evening at 6:00pm prior to rehearsal.  Please call ahead to insure that rolling auditions are being offered the Wednesday you wish to audition.  Then it's all about practicing and showing up to your audition fifteen to thirty minutes prior to your designated time.  Best of luck!


2013-2014 Season Schedule 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013          7:00pm      Celebrate All Hallows

Wednesday, December 11, 2013        7:00pm      Royal Holiday

Wednesday, February 26, 2014           7:00pm      Symphony Skirmish

Wednesday, May 14, 2014                   7:00pm      Symphonic Energy


2014-2015 Audition Excerpts

Bass

Bassoon

Cello

Clarinet

English Horn

Flute

Horn

Oboe

Percussion 

Piccolo

Trombone 

Trumpet

Tuba 

Viola

Violin

 

2013-2014 Audition Excerpts

2013-2014 Audition Excerpts:

Violin

Viola

Cello

Bass

Piccolo

Flute

Oboe

English Horn

Clarinet

Bassoon

Trumpet

Horn

Trombone

Tuba

Percussion

All Other Instruments

Scales

 



Audition Location Information:

Irving Arts Center
3333 N MacArthur Blvd. 
Irving, TX 75062