Auditions

To sign up for auditions create a new account or login and enroll your student(s).

Audition Applications

  • Auditions are by appointment only. Online applications and appointment for the 2017-2018 auditions will be available March 27 through April 30, 2017. To sign up for auditions, create a new account or login and enroll your student(s).

Audition Day

Date and Time

May 13, 2017 -
8:30am to 4:00pm

Location

Canarelli Middle School
7808 S Torrey Pines Dr
Las Vegas, Nevada 89121

Additional Info

  • There is $20 dollar audition fee. Pay online via PayPal or in person by cash, check, or credit card.
  • Please bring your signed application contract to your audition. This contract is generated for you after you have signed your student up for an audition.

Financial Aid

  • Submit the Financial Aid Form by audition day.
  • Applications will be reviewed by Financial Aid Panel. Limited financial aid available. Information is kept strictly confidential. Those awarded assistance will be notified upon program acceptance.
  • Financial Aid Form is only to request aid for LVYO participation fees should the student pass auditions and is offered enrollment for a specific ensemble.

Registration Day

Date and Time

June 10, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

Registration Office
900 Karen Suite D-116
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Located on the first floor of the New Orleans Square building within the Commercial Center Shopping Center. Located near Violin Outlet.

Procedures

  • Students should log into their account created when signing up for auditions. Follow the prompts to view audition results.
  • If a student is accepted to LVYO, they must either "accept" or "decline" their invitation to participate. A reply must be received no later than June 2, or your seat may be forfeited.
  • Those who accept must attend Registration Day to pay fees, submit required registration forms, and purchase uniforms.

Policies

  • Acceptance into the program requires your commitment (rehearsals and concerts) for the entire LVYO concert season (late August – May 2018). The LVYO polo shirt is the required concert uniform attire for the first concert (Fall Concert).
  • Placement in the Las Vegas Youth Orchestras will be based upon (not necessarily in order or all-inclusive) - audition results (student's audition scores), instrumentation (based on the number of seats in ensemble's section complement), recommendation of school music teacher, past LVYO attendance record, and/or recommendation of LVYO Conductors or Executive Director.
  • If accepted, you must be present to attend Registration Day. All participants must register on this date for official enrolment, collection and processing of required forms and payment of fees.
  • Registration Fee is non-refundable. This must be paid in full at Registration Day. There are no exceptions.
  • Payment of fees is confirmation of your website response that the student accepts the position with LVYO.

Registration Fees

Uniforms

  • The LVYO Polo Shirt is the required uniform for all students, at the first concert. The polo shirt is included in the tuition fee.
  • Symphony and Youth Philharmonic females are required to purchase their uniform black dress ($85). Payment is collected in full, on Registration Day.
  • Symphony and Youth Philharmonic males must have a black tux jacket, white pin-tucked pleated wing-tipped collared tux shirt, with black bow tie, black dress trousers, black dress shoes and black dress socks. This is worn for the formal concerts (Winter and Spring Concerts).

Rehearsals

Days and Times

The LVYO program follows CCSD 9-month calendar. Please check the student rehearsal calendar for specific dates and times.

Group Day Time
Symphonic Band Monday 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Las Vegas Youth Ensemble Wednesday 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Concert Strings Wednesday 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Las Vegas Youth Philharmonic Thursday 6:30 - 8:45 p.m.
Symphony Thursday 4:15 pm to 6:00 pm

Location

Roy Martin Middle School
200 N. 28th St.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

Walk in to campus through gates facing 28th Street and follow signage to Fine Arts Wing.

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Disclosure

  • Rehearsal Dates/Days/Times: LVYO/FLVYO reserves the right to revise the rehearsal dates and/or times, at any time, should changes occur to necessitate adjustment of the schedule. Youth Philharmonic, *Concert Strings, or any LVYO special ensembles may be required to rehearse on additional and other days.
  • Official Means of Notification: The LVYO website and e-mail notification are LVYO’s primary and official means of communication.

Questions?

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