Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance
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Auditions ~ May 4, 2014

Schedule your audition for our Summer Symphony or the 2014-2015 Season!

Auditions for our Summer Symphony program and for our 2014-2015 season will be held on Sunday, May 4th.

Youth Orchestra auditionees may audition for either or both our Summer Symphony program and the 2014-2015 season.

College students are invited to perform with the Philharmonic without audition for our Summer Symphony concert on June 29th.

Musicians interested in auditioning for the Philharmonic may contact us to set up an audition appointment for May 4th.


Audition Fee is $20.00 for each student’s audition. Checks made payable to FVAMP.
Please print, complete, and bring the following to your audition.
Student musicians are evaluated on specific criteria.
Parents & guardians may also complete the Scholarship Application  if financial assistance is  requested for our program.

Fox Valley Philharmonic
Musicians, prepare two pieces of contrasting styles, and orchestral excerpts of the musicians choosing. Excerpts not selected by the musician may be selected as “sight-reading”. Please provide resume.

Audition Fee of $20.00 may be required for students choosing to audition beyond the Academy. Please print and complete the following document:  Philharmonic Audition Application  .                   

Musicians and student-musicians interested in auditioning for the Fox Valley Youth Strings
and Academy Orchestra, or the Philharmonic may call or email for more information or to schedule an audition.
Please include your name and instrument, and for which ensemble you would like to audition. or 630-476-9072
Fox Valley Youth Strings
Students should prepare:
Scales: D, G, C, up & down
Memorization is not required.
1 Excerpt showing the student’s ability
Sight-reading will be administered
Fox Valley Academy Orchestra
Students should prepare:
Scales: Up to 4 sharps & 3 flats
Multiple octaves if possible
Memorization not required.
1-2 Excerpts
Sight-reading will be administered

Auditions are held at

Eden Supportive Living