We are pleased you are interested in auditioning for the 2022-2023 season of the Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra!

Please use the links below to find information about the audition process and requirements for each ensemble, we recomend you read through everything before submitting your application.

Please have available a credit card for the application fee

*Percussionists: Please note that we have two live audition dates available for orchestral percussion.  See the audition requirements for details.

 

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Special Note about Jazz: Due to our audition and placement process, you must choose to audition for either GDYO Jazz or the Orchestral Program (all other ensembles).  You cannot audition for both.  Please read the ensemble descriptions and the audition information carefully before making your decision.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for the Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra!

We hold auditions in the Spring for the next season.  Audition information and applications will be available on this page by February 1, 2022 for the 2022-2023 season.

Many of your questions about the ensembles and audition process can be answered below, if not please contact us with more questions.

 

Special Note about Jazz: Due to our audition and placement process, you must choose to audition for either GDYO Jazz or the Orchestral Program (all other ensembles).  You cannot audition for both.  Please read the ensemble descriptions and the audition information carefully before making your decision.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Application Deadlines

Applications received after the Deadline will have a $10 late fee added to the application fee

 

Application due dates
WoodwindsMarch 18
BrassMarch 18
Piano (Wind Symphony Only)March 18
PercussionApril 1
HarpApril 1
StringsApril 1
GDYO JazzApril 8
Video audition due dates
Woodwinds, Brass and Piano April 1
Strings and HarpApril 15
PercussionApril 16 (if unable to make a live audition date)
GDYO JazzApril 22

Applications must be received on or before the due date, otherwise a $10 late fee will be added to your application fee (and any audition date/time requests may not be able to be accommodated): If you have any questions, please contact the GDYO office at 214-528-7747 or email us at auditions@gdyo.org.

Applications must be received on or before the due date, otherwise a $10 late fee will be added to your application fee. If you have any questions, please contact the GDYO office at auditions@gdyo.org.

Thank you for your interest in the GDYO

Auditions for the 2022-2023 Orchestral program have ended

We will send audition results emails no later than May 20, 2022

 

If you are interested in auditioning for the 2022-2023 season of GDYO Jazz, please click here