Membership in the HYSO is open to public, private, and home school students by audition. String, Wind, Brass, and Percussion players with a minimum of one year of school instruction (or the equivalent with teacher recommendation) and up to age 21 are invited to audition.
The HSYO rehearses regularly on Monday evenings, 6-8 pm at Blue Ridge Community College Bo Thomas Auditorium.
Interested students/parents should fill out an Application Form (AVAILABLE SOON FOR FALL 2019) and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (828) 697-5884 with any questions.
Prospective students: After registering for an audition, should prepare the check-in excerpts downloadable from the list below for entry and seating.
Returning Spring 2019 students: Do not need to play at check-in.
Students who have previously been in HSYO, but NOT in the Spring 2019 season: Should plan to play these check-in excerpts for seating (not placement into the ensemble).