2021 Auditions

Music for Canberra Auditions 2021

Auditions for String Stream, James McCusker Orchestra and
Canberra Youth Orchestra

Acceptance into a Music for Canberra ensemble is based upon an annual audition.
All auditions include a solo work / movement (up to five minutes), the required excerpts, and sight reading.

Auditions for JMO and CYO will be held on the 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th of September 2020. If you would like to register your interest in audition for these orchestras, please send an email to auditions@musicforcanberra.org.au. 
You can book your audition by clicking on the following Eventbrite links:

CYO and JMO String Auditions

CYO and JMO Woodwind/Brass/Percussion Auditions


ONLINE AUDITIONS:

If you are currently out of Canberra and not able to attend auditions, then you may be required to submit a video recording of your audition. These must be submitted to auditions@musicforcanberra.org.au by Sunday the 11th of October at 11:59pm.
You will be need to perform the required excerpts for you instrument, as well as a solo piece of no more than 5 minutes in length. 

Auditions for String Stream will be held in late November, 2020.

String Stream

Please read the instructions for 2021 String Stream auditions here.

  • Violin

  • Viola

  • Cello

  • Double Bass

James McCusker Orchestra

Please read the instructions for 2021 JMO auditions here.

Excerpts can be found below:

Canberra Youth Orchestra

Please read the instructions for 2021 CYO auditions here.

Excerpts can be found below:

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