2017/2018 season audition applications now closed. Information on the 2018/19 season will be available in February 2018
To audition for the 2017/2018 HYS season, complete these steps:
Complete Audition Application Form and submit $40 audition fee. In cases of extreme financial hardship, the audition fee may be waived
Upon receipt of completed application and audition fee, a scheduling link will be emailed to the applicant.
Schedule your audition via the scheduling link
Review and prepare all audition repertoire requirements. This includes scales, solo piece(s), excerpt(s) and sight-reading. Specific repertoire for each instrument can be found in the menu to the left. It is recommended that you review the repertoire requirements with your private teacher.
Attend audition. Saturday auditions take place at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. Sunday auditions take place at Pershing Middle School.
Notification will be mailed in mid-June. Results will not be given over the phone.