YSU Youth Orchestra

2021-2022 Audition Schedule

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To schedule your audition, TEXT the following information
to Mrs. Larson at (330) 550-5528:

  1. First & Last Name
  2. Grade you are entering
  3. Instrument you play
  4. School you attend
  5. Cell Phone #
  6. Email address
  7. Preferred audition date/time – Mrs. Larson will respond with a confirmed audition date/time

Audition Schedule: Bliss Hall, Youngstown State University


Sunday, September 121:00-8:00 PM - WW, Brass & Percussion


Monday, September 136:00-9:00 PM - WW, Brass & Percussion


Sunday, September 191:00-8:00pm - Strings: Violin, Viola, Cello, String Bass & Harp


Monday, September 206:00-9:00pm - Strings: Violin, Viola, Cello, String Bass & Harp


Senior Concerto Auditions: Bliss Hall, Youngstown State University


Wednesday, September 226:00-8:30 PM


Rehearsal Schedule: Bliss Hall, Youngstown State University


Monday evenings, 6:00-8:30 pm

First rehearsal is September 27


Parents Informational Meeting: Bliss Hall, Youngstown State University


Monday, October 11, 6:00-8:00 pm - Rehearsal

Monday, October 11, 8:00-8:30 pm - Parent/Students Information Meeting


The Youngstown State University Youth Orchestra is open to all area students, ages 13-18, by audition and presents two concerts annually. The Director, Dr. Michael Butler, and Assistant Director, Richard Smrek, are retained by the Youngstown State University to provide artistic leadership.