MSYP Fall 2021 Audition Clinic

Sunday, August 8th, 4pm-6pm

Join us for MSYP’s online audition clinic on Sunday, August 8th, from 4-6pm.

This free-of-charge clinic is open to all students preparing an audition for the 2021-22 Youth Orchestra season. Conductors will offer an overview of the audition process, coaches will work with each instrument group on how to prepare orchestra excerpts, and a certified Body Mapping practitioner will lead a workshop in body awareness to help musicians eliminate tension, be balanced, and make music expressively and effortlessly.

WHEN: SUNDAY AUGUST 8th, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
WHERE: Zoom link will be sent prior to class.
RSVP REQUIRED: (Use the form below)


  • 4:00-4:30 Introduction to the audition process – what we look for in an audition, how to prepare, and how to do your best in live or pre-recorded performances.
  • 4:30-5:00 MSYO excerpt coaching in breakout rooms/Crescendo Body Mapping workshop
  • 5:00-5:30 Crescendo excerpt coaching in breakout rooms/MSYO Body Mapping workshop
  • 5:30-6:00 Q&A session with conductors, coaches, and staff

Don’t miss this wonderful and unique opportunity provided to you at no charge, courtesy of the Marin Symphony’s Youth and Education Programs!

If you have questions, please contact Anne Lerner by email at

Audition Clinic RSVP

MSYP Zoom class sign-up
  • (Indicate only one.)
  • If you are auditioning violin, which position are you applying for?
  • Which ensemble are you auditioning for?