2024-2025 Civic Youth Ensembles Auditions  


Students who audition for strings at CYE are eligible for Pizzicato String Ensemble, Civic Arco String Orchestra, Civic Sinfonia String Orchestra, Civic Concert String Orchestra, Civic Philharmonic Orchestra, or Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra.

Classical Violin Audition Packet
Classical Viola Audition Packet
Classical Cello Audition Packet
Classical Bass Audition Packet
Classical Harp Audition Packet

Students who audition for Jazz at CYE are eligible for Civic Jazz Band, Creative Jazz Ensemble, or Civic Jazz Orchestra.

Jazz Alto Saxophone Audition Packet
Jazz Tenor Saxophone Audition Packet
Jazz Baritone Saxophone Audition Packet
Jazz Trumpet Audition Packet
Jazz Trombone Audition Packet
Jazz Guitar Audition Packet
Jazz Drums Audition Packet
Jazz Piano Audition Packet
Jazz Bass Audition Packet
Jazz Flute Audition Packet
Jazz Violin Audition Packet

Other instruments are encouraged to apply. Please email cye@dso.org for an audition packet for clarinet or viola.

All auditions are submitted virtually through Acceptd

Acceptd application fee: $15
Acceptd applications open: March 1st, 2024
Audition deadline: June 7th, 2024

Please contact cye@dso.org if you or your student needs financial assistance for the Acceptd application fee of $15.

Current CYE Students

Current DSYO students have the option to renew their membership for the 2024-2025 Season without auditioning. Chair placement auditions will take place the first week of CYE rehearsals.

Interested in having in-person auditions at your school? Please email cye@dso.org to coordinate a school visit.