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2024-25 YOP Audition Sign Ups

Saturday, June 8th, 2024

We are hosting 2024-25 YOP auditions on Saturday, June 8th for students interested in joining the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra Program (YOP) or advancing to a new ensemble.

Auditions will be held at Virginia Commonwealth University at the James W. Black Music Center (1015 Grove Ave, Richmond, VA 23284)

Please complete and submit the form below by Friday, May 24th and we will reach out to you with your audition time slot by Friday, May 31st.

Email education@richmondsymphony.com if you plan to audition and know you will have a conflict on Saturday, June 8th.

String Sinfonietta is the entry-level string ensemble of the Youth Orchestra Program. Unlike the other ensembles in the YOP, there is no audition requirement for Sinfonietta.

Learn more and apply here for String Sinfonietta

Audition Sign-Ups are now closed. If you have any questions please contact education@richmondsymphony.com.

Masterclass With Violinist Itzhak Perlman   Learn More >

Masterclass With Violinist Itzhak Perlman

Perform for, and learn from, the legendary Itzhak Perlman in a masterclass on September 13th! High School students residing in Central Virginia are encouraged to apply.

Questions: education@richmondsymphony.com