2013 - 2014 Mid-Season Auditions
Saturday, January 18th,
Openings for Prelude Ensembles and Select PYPO instruments.
call 412-403-0002 for more information.
By Appointment Only
Chartiers Valley Intermediate School
2030 Swallow Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
The audition requirements listed on this application
are the minimum required for entrance and being able to meet
these requirements will not guarantee an applicant's acceptance.
Our music staff will select applicants who can
play at the level of students currently in each ensemble. The
different levels represented by the orchestra and ensemble
are intended to help each student grow at his or her own pace
as a player and musician. However, students exhibiting skills
above the current PYPO Prelude Ensemble will be reviewed on
a case-by-case basis by the adjudication panel and Music Director
for part-time, or full admission into the Pittsburgh Youth
1. Download and complete the appropriate
PYPO or Prelude Application below. Send with $20 audition fee
P.O. Box 15675, Pittsburgh, PA 15244. Application must be received
by PYPO prior to scheduling an audition appointment.
2. A member of the PYPO staff
will contact you to schedule your audition time. Please arrive
at least 10 minutes prior to your scheduled audition
appointment. If you are unable to keep your audition appointment,
contact 412-403-0002 at least one
week in advance of your audition date.
are held at Chartiers Valley Intermediate School, 2030 Swallow
Hill Road, Pittsburgh,
PA 15220. Please arrive
10 minutes prior to audition time. If cancelling an appointment,
please provide a minimum of one week’s notice.
2013-2014 PYPO Seating Audition Music Excerpts
Audition Preparation Tips