If you play any orchestral instrument to at least Grade 6 standard, we’d love to meet you.
Auditions take place at the orchestra’s rehearsal venue, Whitchurch High School, annually. Dates are published through schools and on the Youth Orchestra’s website, Twitter, and Facebook accounts.
Where? Auditions will be held at:
Whitchurch High School (Lower School) Glan-Y-Nant Terrace, Whitchurch, CARDIFF, CF14 1WL.
At the audition you will be asked to play 2 contrasting pieces of music (grade 6+), scales and arpeggios of the appropriate grade and some sight-reading.
Auditions for entry in September 2023 will be held in July 2023.
Strings: Contact us for further details
Woodwind: Contact us for further details
Brass: Contact us for further details
Harps & Percussion: Contact us for further details
Next Audition Series:
July 2023. Please contact us on CCVGYOA@gmail.com for an audition appointment
Entry requirements: grade 6 and above (grades are a guide, not a requirement)
Age guidance: 13+
Weekly rehearsals at Whitchurch High School every Friday 6.30-9pm
Concerts at prestigious venues including BBC Hoddinott Hall
Annual residential courses
Biennial European concert tours including the opportunity to join our Italy Concert Tour in August 2023.
HOW TO FIND US
Whitchurch Lower High School