Audition for BRYO 2021

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We hold auditions annually in October for the following season.
If you or your child would like to experience playing in an orchestra and grow as a musician why not book an audition to be part of BRYO?

Due to Covid-19, auditions for the 2021 Orchestra, Scherzo Strings and BRYJE this year will be via video submission.

PROCESS FOR AUDITIONS:
There are 3 steps to complete your submission.

Step 1. Book and pay for your audition.
To book & pay for an audition please click HERE
(Note: you must book and pay for your audition before submission and before 18th October, 2020).

Step 2. Download the excerpts for your instrument.
(Please see the audition excerpts for each ensemble and instrument below.)
For the audition, you will need to prepare:
- The audition excerpts for your instrument/ensemble
- A scale of choice that demonstrates your level
- A piece of music of your choice.

Step 3. Record your video and submit your virtual audition to our audition panel.
All video recordings must be received on or before 6pm on October 18th, 2020.
We have compiled a handy PDF guide on how to record and submit your audition, along with a checklist of all that is required.
To download the PDF, please click HERE

Scherzo (Junior Strings) Audition Excerpts

Scherzo Strings is a training orchestra and will take applicants from AMEB standard 2 or equivalent.

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass

Symphony Orchestra Audition Excerpts

Minimum level required for symphony Orchestra is AMEB standard 4 or equivalent experience. Give it a go!

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass
  • Oboe
  • Clarinet
  • Bass Clarinet
  • Flute/Piccolo
  • Bassoon
  • All Saxophones
  • Trumpet
  • French Horn
  • Tuba
  • Trombone/Euph
  • Piano
  • Percussion

BRYJE (Jazz Ensemble) Audition Excerpts

Minimum level required for BRYJE (Brisbane Regional Youth Jazz Ensemble) is AMEB standard 4 or equivalent experience.

Includes: Trumpet, Trombone, Saxophones, Percussion etc.

To audition for BRYJE you must also be a playing member of the Symphony Orchestra.  Those wishing to apply for BRYJE must audition for both Symphony and BRYJE to be considered.  (Simply include your BRYJE audition in the same submission as your Symphony audition, only one audition fee needs to be purchased).

**When viewing these audition excerpts, please ignore any multi-bar rests in the set piece**

  • BRYJE Alto Saxophone
  • BRYJE Tenor Saxophone
  • BRYJE Baritone Saxophone
  • BRYJE Trumpet
  • BRYJE Trombone
  • BRYJE Piano
  • BRYJE Drum Kit
  • BRYJE Bass
  • BRYJE Guitar