String Auditions

All string players interested in joining University Symphony Orchestra need to audition. For Campus Orchestras, simply register and attend the first class meeting to take the class. Please contact us by email at ensemble@umn.edu with any questions or concerns. 

 

Spring 2024 Audition Information

Spring 2024 string auditions will take place will take place in-person during early December. Students currently enrolled in University Symphony Orchestra in Fall 2023 do not need to reaudition. See schedule below. 

Instrument Date Time Room
Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass Tuesday, December 12 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 85

To request an audition time, please fill out the audition sign up form. Course registration will occur upon completion of a successful audition, and auditioned ensembles begin spring rehearsals the week of January 16, 2024.

All strings auditioning for University Symphony Orchestra must prepare the following materials for their instrument: