Audition Test Page


You’re about to take your first step towards joining GTCYS. Auditions are opportunities for you to play your instrument for us so we can get to know you and match you with one of our ten incredible school-year orchestras. Please fill out this registration form to get started.


Audition Steps

  1. Register for an audition – you’re doing that now – keep scrolling down!
  2. Follow your instrument audition requirements.
  3. Practice, practice, practice!
  4. Record your audition video and submit it online by May 24. After you submit this form, you’ll receive instructions on how to submit your video.

Audition Registration Fee

A $40 audition registration fee (non-refundable and not applicable to tuition) is due with this form. A reduced fee of $5 is available for families experiencing financial hardship and/or for families who anticipate applying for tuition assistance. We encourage families to pay the audition registration fee that best fits their current financial situation. If you have questions about the registration fee, or if you are unable to pay by credit card, please contact program assistant Katie Heilman at katie@gtcys.org or 651.602.6803 before completing this form.

Your contact information will only be used by GTCYS and will not be distributed to outside parties.

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Audition for GTCYS!

GTCYS auditions are opportunities for students to play their instruments so we can get to know them and match them with one of our ten school-year orchestras for the 2023-24 season. To audition for GTCYS, students register online, record a video, and submit an audition online.