PLACEMENT AUDITIONS 2019-2020 SOGO SEASON
Placement Audition scheduling online – Next opening is Monday, August 26, 2019 (audition fee $45)
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The bulk of auditions are held in May of each academic year for placement in the fall (May 26, 27, 28, 2020). New and all current members seeking to participate in the 2019-2020 season must audition for placement.
Plan 15 minutes for the placement audition and 20 minutes for the theory test. Students in elementary study page 1 of the test, middle school pages 1 and 2, and high school and college prepare for the entire test.
- Placement audition fee: $35.00 non-refundable (any audition occurring after May 2019 have a $45.00 non-refundable fee)
- Tuition fee: Debut $450, Academy $475, Conservatory $550 and is due on or before the last Sunday of August. Tuition can be paid by cash, check or credit card.
- Financial support: Payment plans can be worked out by contacting SOGO at email@example.com and limited financial scholarships are available for 50% of tuition.
- Goldberg Merit Scholarship: The Goldberg Family Charitable Foundation has generously provided a Merit Scholarship to encourage young musicians for their hard work and commitment to the study of music through SOGO. This is a 50% scholarship. Learn more.
For further information on tuition, scholarships, student expectations, concert dress, music, and other related information can be found in the Musician’s Handbook. If you have any other questions about auditions, please contact SOGO.
PLACEMENT AUDITIONS DURING THE SEASON
There are opportunities to do a placement audition throughout the season. For more information click here.