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Youth Symphony Orchestra Rehearsals

The Youth Symphony Orchestra rehearses Monday evenings from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. from September to May at Westgate Mennonite Collegiate. For information about the YS O, please contact the conductor Daniel Scholz at


Youth Symphony Orchestra Auditions

Auditions for the Youth Symphony Orchestra will be on Saturday May 9, 2015 & Saturday May 23, 2015 at Kelvin Hight School from. Please contact the conductor to book your audition time.  To be eligible for the YSO, a candidate should be in school grade ten or higher with the maximum age of 21 upon registration in September. A minimum playing level equivalent to music Grade 9+ RCM is required.


The audition will include the following:

  • –  A piece of the candidate’s own choice of approximately 3 minutes

  • –  A 2 or 3 octave scale of choice

  • –  A sight-reading portion chosen by the conductor


To book an audition time, please contact the conductor.

playing-level-Table Sign up sheets for the auditions will be available at the last few rehearsals of the season. A combination audition and registration form is available in PDF format. Please fill this form out and bring it to the audition with you; if you are auditioning for more than one of the orchestras, please bring a copy of the form to each.

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