Instrumentalists, ages 18 and under, are invited to audition for the Seattle Symphony’s Young Artist program!
The Young Artist program selects up to five instrumentalists to perform a solo with the Seattle Symphony in concert the following year.
All instruments are eligible to apply. Applicants must submit a written application, an audio and/or video recording with accompaniment, a list of prepared orchestra repertoire, a letter of recommendation, a biography and a headshot.
There are two-rounds in the audition process:
Round 1) an application with audio/video recording, which will be judged by a panel of Seattle Symphony musicians and staff.
Round 2) a live audition for a panel which includes Seattle Symphony Music Director Thomas Dausgaard
IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES
- January 16, 2020: All application materials are DUE and must be postmarked by this date*
- February 17, 2020: Round 1 decision notification
- March 16, 2020: Live auditions at Benaroya Hall
*Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
We are no longer accepting application for the 2020 Young Composers Workshop.