2016-2017 ASYO Auditions Announced!
May 21, 2016 at the Alabama School of Fine Arts
Date and time: May 21, 2016 from 10am - 3pm
Place: Alabama School of Fine Arts, 1800 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr. Blvd, Birmingham
Registration Deadline: May 13, 2016
Please complete online registration and send your $25 registration fee to the address below by the registration deadline.
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Deanna Sirkot
3621 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35222
Our office will contact you to schedule your audition time when we have received your application and $25 fee.
If you have any questions, please call 205-314-6936 or email Melissa Noble.
ASYO Audition Requirements
Strings, Woodwinds, and Brass: One or two short solo works or etudes (no accompaniment) demonstrating overall level of playing; all major scales at least two octaves; sight-reading.
Percussion: One solo or etude each on snare drum and timpani; all major scales and sight-reading on mallet instrument.
Auditions will be evaluated on musicality and expression, technical ability, intonation, rhythm, sound quality, and sight-reading skills.
To audition for the 16-17 season, you must be at least 12 years old by September 1, 2016, and no older than 22 years old by June 1, 2017. Exceptions may be possible on a case by case basis.
If you are unable to make the scheduled audition dates please contact Melissa Noble, ASYO Manager and we will work with you to schedule an alternative audition date.