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The Dr. Shirley Linzy Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas - Yunior Lopez, Founder & Music Director

The Young Artists Orchestra Audition Application

AUDITION DATES: By Appointment or Video

AUDITION LOCATION: 3661 S. Maryland Parkway (Next to the Adelson Clinic)

AUDITION MUSIC: CLICK HERE

Questions? Interested candidates should reach out to us via email at YAOrchestra@gmail.com

The Dr. Shirley Linzy Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas will be running multiple audition dates this season in addition to accepting video auditions. Young musicians aged 8-22 can audition for and join the Academy Orchestra (string orchestra for students up to age 18), the YAO Symphony (advanced students up to age 22), and the newly created Percussion Ensemble (students up to age 22). Musicians accepted into the program will be on full-scholarship, perform regularly in our concert season, take part in masterclasses, work alongside nationally/internationally recognized artists,  and compete for cash prizes at any of the two music competitions presented by the YAO. The application fee is $40.

 Apply to the Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra by filling out the application below.

YAO Application
Please pick the group you wish to audition for. If you audition for the Symphony and are not yet musically ready to join, then you may be offered a spot in the Academy Orchestra. Percussionists will take part in the Symphony & Percussion Ensemble.
Required if student is 17 years old or under
Required if student is 17 years old or under
Required if student is 17 years old or under
Required if student is 17 years old or under
Whether or not a student has a private teacher will not affect his or her audition.
(leave blank if not applicable)
*Due to COVID-19 we will only accepting video auditions
Students must play an excerpt of a solo of their choice (between 1-2 minutes) and the required excerpts for their instrument. Students should stand 5-6 feet away from the camera. Cell phone video recordings are acceptable. Video auditions must contain an introduction with student name and why they want to join the YAO. YouTube links are preferred
Please list any names if applicable.
This section is optional, but would provide additional insight into student experience and musical involvement.
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*Please note that if you did not submit an application fee with your application, then you will have to bring a check payable to The Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra for $40.

*If you receive an error “The Stripe Token is Missing,” then please ignore it. Your application was submitted, and we will be in touch shortly.

Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra Auditions

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