Orchestra Audition Requirements for 2018-2019 Admissions
All applicants must thoroughly read and follow the 4 step application/audition process on the Admissions homepage.
Dr. Enrique Lasansky
October 9, 2017 – November 17, 2017 at noon
Wednesday, November 29
Your specific audition time will be given to you at the preaudition meeting. Audition dates are:
If your student needs accommodations for the audition, as written in a 504 or IEP, please provide a copy of the 504 or IEP to Assistant Principal Aspen Miles ONE WEEK before your student’s audition date.
Middle School: A live performance consisting of one major scale and one melodic minor scale (two octaves for middle school 0-3 sharps or flats) plus a two octave g chromatic scale. Three octave scales are optional.
A solo of your choice that demonstrates lyric and technical abilities, (or two contrasting solos) plus sight reading.
High School: A live performance consisting of one major scale and one melodic minor scale (three octaves 4-7 sharps or flats) plus a three octave G chromatic scale.
A solo of your choice that demonstrates lyric and technical abilities (or two contrasting solos), plus sight reading.
Your audition will take place with the DSAO director. Current students and/or one of our resident professional artists may also be present at your audition.
A letter of recommendation is always welcome, but is not required.