Who can audition?

Any student age 8 to 18 who plays violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion, or harp.

String players usually have two years’ playing experience before auditioning for GTCYS. Woodwind, brass, and percussion players typically have at least one year of playing experience before auditioning for GTCYS.

All students audition once each season regardless of previous GTCYS participation.

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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.