Welcome! We would love to hear you audition to join a TRYPO large ensemble for the 2017-18 season. We are working on many exciting plans for next season and we can’t wait to meet you!
- We are now scheduling audition slots. Candidates are scheduled in the order that complete applications were received. We recommend submitting your application as far in advance to your audition date as possible to ensure convenient audition scheduling for your family.
- If more than one audition date is listed, please be sure to indicate your preference if any on your audition application form, or e-mail TRYPO staff with any preferences. TRYPO staff will do our best to accommodate you when possible.
- Can’t make a live audition? No problem – See requirements for video auditions below.
- Please note that live auditions may be recorded for the committee’s use during final evaluations.
- Auditions are tough! See Audition Tips for some helpful hints.
Young Peoples Orchestra Audition Dates
- Violins: Sunday, May 14 (evening) OR Saturday May 20 (afternoon)
- Viola: Saturday, June 3 (late morning-early afternoon)
- Cello: Saturday, May 13 (afternoon)
- Bass: Please contact TRYPO staff for scheduling.
- Woodwind (Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon): Sunday, May 21 (morning) OR Sunday June 4 (evening)
- Brass (Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba): Please contact TRYPO staff for scheduling.
- Percussion: Saturday, June 3 (afternoon)
Symphonette Audition Dates
- Violins, Violas, Cellos, Basses: Sunday, May 21 (evening)
- Violins, Violas, Cellos, Basses: Saturday, June 3 (morning OR afternoon)
- Violins, Violas, Cellos, Basses: Sunday, June 4 (morning, if needed)
Three Simple Steps
Submit an application fee of $25 (non-refundable) below.
(Or, mail to: Three Rivers Young Peoples Orchestras
212 Ninth Street, Suite 601
Pittsburgh, PA 15222)
You will receive an audition time slot after April 20, 2017 once your audition fee and audition form have been received.
While we always prefer to meet and hear you in person, if you are unable to attend one a live audition, you may submit an audition by video. Please read/download the Video Audition Guidelines for more information.