Auditions are now open for season 2020-2021!

Due to COVID -19 pandemic we have changed the process for auditions. All audition will be virtual . Please check below for details!

We are pleased to announce the auditions for season 2020-2021. We encourage all current KYO members and any level string players to try out. Each student will need to play a piece of their choice with contrasting styles and tempo or parts of two separate style pieces. The audition will be about 5 min duration. All audition will be online.  They maybe asked to sightread music. The results will be notified via email prior to the first rehearsal date (To be determined depending on the location of rehearsal) of which group the student will be a part of (Apollo Strings , Kaneland Concert Orchestra or Kaneland Prep Strings). There will be a registration sign up via Signupgenius. This is for record only so we know who sent in a recording. 

Please record a short video then send it to ( include name, age and years on the instrument).

Instruction on how to send a video: Record the 5 min segment on Youtube then unlist the recording and then send a link to Mrs. Kovach. Most phones can be used as recording device. If you need additional help, please contact Sonya Hwang via email below.

For questions There is no cost for the audition. 

Audition submission by Aug 7,2020

Who: 8 years to 18 years old

What level: one or more years of string education