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Instrumental Ensemble Auditions

Auditions for All Orchestras

 Monday, August  26, 2013      6-8pm

Thursday,September 5, 2013     6-8pm

Auditions for Flute Choir

Monday, September 9, 2013      6-8pm

Monday, September 16, 2013      6-8pm

Students may also contact the Academy of the Arts office to schedule a private audition, Shannon Stoddard at (479) 788-7252 or email or Sarah Taylor at (479)788-7253 or email

Auditions are held in the Echols Building at UAFS

Please see below for Audition requirements.

Junior Flute Choir:  Students must have one year experience to participate.

Advanced Flute Choir: The Advanced Flute Choir is by audition only!

World Drum Circle:  For students grades 4 - 7.  No experience or audition necessary.  Simply be one of the first 30 to register.  World drums of all types will be explored. 

Academy Orchestra:  The Academy Orchestra is an intermediate orchestra for students grades 4 through 8.  The Academy Orchestra performs original compositions and arrangements of symphonic music. Academy Orchestra is by audition only!

Youth Honor Symphony Orchestra:  The Symphony Orchestra is an advanced full orchestra for students in grades 9 through age 25.  The flagship of the Youth Symphony program, the Symphony Orchestra performs standard orchestral repertoire and new compositions. The Symphony Orchestra is by audition only! 

Instrumental Ensemble Audition Requirements:


Prepared Piece/All-Region Material


To register now or for more information, please click here.  

We strongly recommend that all students enroll in private instrumental lessons.  For more information, contact Shannon Stoddard at (479) 788-7252 or email or Kathy Zeller at (479) 788-7251 or email

For questions please contact Dr. Rosilee Walker Russell at 788-7546 or