Expectations

  • YSSO musicians are selected and placed through an annual audition.
  • YSSO musicians are expected to attend all rehearsals, extended rehearsals/retreats and concerts throughout the season.
  • YSSO musicians are expected to be in their seats, warmed up and ready to play 5 minutes before the beginning of each rehearsal.
  • YSSO musicians are expected to prepare YSSO music through home practice.
  • YSSO musicians shall participate in their school music program, if available.
  • YSSO musicians are expected to abide by all YSSO policies and procedures, including attendance, call time, dress code/appearance, safety/supervision, behavior, concert etiquette, etc.
  • YSSO musicians are expected to demonstrate respect for the other musicians, concert patrons, conductors, music coaches, YSSO staff and board members, and volunteers.