Symphonette Orchestra and Debut Symphony Orchestra students are eligible
Junior Symphony Orchestra and Youth Symphony Orchestra students are eligible
Submissions open now through November 2 with application fee of $45.
Video auditions for first round. Live auditions for finalists.
Panels include two conductors, guest artists from Emerald City Music
This year we are excited to partner with Emerald City Music to enrich the competition process by providing all finalist with a coaching and Masterclasses by a musician from Emerald City Music.
Also new this year, all applicants (not just finalists) will have the opportunity to sign up for coaching over Zoom with Music Director Juan Felipe Molano.
Competition winners will be invited to perform live in-person at a SYSO concert either in late 2021 or in the 2021-2022 season, whenever we are able to safely resume in person concerts.