SYO 2018 Audition Application

SYO 2018 Audition Application

With a history of over 44 years of orchestral training and excellence, we are looking forward to another wonderful year of music making in 2018.

Please read our Frequently Asked Questions for more information on SYO auditions. If you have any questions about the auditions that remain unanswered, please feel free to contact the SYO Office on 02 9251 2422, or by email at

Current members, please make sure you access this form using the link in your 'Resend: 2018 Auditions SYO' email from SYO in order to access your discounted fee.

Audition fees are $60 for new applicants and $50 for current (2017) SYO members.
Applicant Details

This will be the primary contact address for SYO audition information. Please check this email address regularly for updates.

If unknown/unsure please type TBA

Parent / Guardian Details

Musical Details

Only select the most recent grade you have completed. SYO may request a copy of your certificate.

Select the book currently being studied

Please note that this should be an achievable first preference. Only one application per instrument is required. Audition panellists will automatically consider applicants for other ensembles if they are unsuccessful for their first preference.

SYO cannot guarantee you will be allocated to your first preference

Instrument Tutor Details

Request for Late Audition

All SYO auditions will be held throughout October and early November. In exceptional circumstances (eg. HSC exams), a late November audition may be assigned.

You may request a late audition and advise us of your situation. Late auditions are not granted automatically and require approval. Please indicate if you would like to be considered for a late audition and list your reason for requiring one below.

Please upload a clear photo of the applicant. Images files must be no larger than 4mb. SYO audition panelists assess hundreds of individual auditions over many weeks. All applicants are required to upload a headshot to assist panelists in finalising accurate rankings.
SYO Summer School 2018

Payment Information
SYO only accepts MasterCard and Visa

If you are a current member and the above fee is listed as $60, do not complete this form. You must use the link in your email from SYO to receive a $50 fee. Contact if you have any questions.
2018 Financial Assistance Information

SYO is committed to ensuring that all gifted instrumental students have access to our excellent program. Students who are experiencing serious financial hardship are encouraged to apply for financial assistance.

Please indicate if you would like to receive further information and an application form for financial assistance with membership contributions required for 2018.

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