Junior Youth Orchestra

JYO Auditions @ Culler Middle School, 5201 Vine Street

Audition Music Posted Below

Returnees (any student who has previously been in JYO)

All String Returnees Tuesday, August 29. See link below for audition time slots:

Returnees Click Here

New Hopefuls (any student who has NOT previously been in JYO)

Violin & Viola – Tuesday, August 29 OR Thursday, August 31

Cello & Bass – Tuesday, August 29

See link below for audition time slots:

New Hopefuls Click Here

JYO Audition Music

Audition Requirements
1. 2 octave melodic minor scale & arpeggio – prescribed on audition sheet
2. Orchestra Excerpt – prescribed on audition sheet
3. Sight-reading – 8 measures to-be-seen at audition

JYO Violin Audition Music 2017

JYO Viola Audition Music 2017

JYO Cello Audition Music 2017

JYO Bass Audition Music 2017

JYO SRing Tips_Example Strings


JYO rehearses Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:45 pm throughout the school year. Rehearsals during 1st semester are in the Culler Middle School Band Room.  Rehearsals during 2nd semester are in the East High School Band Room.

For a more detailed schedule, see Calendar


Please feel free to contact Mr. Whitman with any questions.

Thank you for your interest in JYO.


Del Whitman
JYO Music Director/Conductor

Ian Wright
JYO Assistant Conductor