Auditions

To apply for membership & audition:

  • Auditions are held in May, in Room 123 of the Fine Arts Building at the University of Alberta (88 Avenue & 112 Street).

  • Auditions are held for violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion and harp.

  • Applicants should prepare two contrasting works or one piece containing contrasting elements. Piano accompaniment is preferred but not essential (a piano is provided but not the pianist). A copy of the music is required for use by the auditioners.

  • All applicants will be notified in June. For those who are successful, the annual non-refundable membership fee of $200 is payable at the first rehearsal in September.

  • Auditions can be booked online through the following link: 

SCHOLARSHIPS  

Tuesday, May 5: 5-9 pm

CELLOS

Wednesday, May 6: 5-9 pm

WOODWINDS 

Thursday, May 7: 5-9 pm

 

PERCUSSION 

Friday, May 8: 5-6 pm

BRASS & BASSES 

Friday, May 8: 6-9 pm

VIOLAS 

Thursday, May 14: 5-9 pm

 

VIOLINS 

Thursday, May 14: 5-9 pm

Friday, May 15: 5-9 pm

​Saturday, May 16: 10 am–3:30 pm

 

HARP

Please call or email for appointment

For further information contact the EYO at eyo@shaw.ca or 780-569-5290