YOGA provides an outstanding opportunity for experienced middle and high school age
players, designed to augment the work they are doing in school orchestras or in private lesson study.
Placement in YOGA is based on audition.
Ryan Kho, Music Director/Conductor (Symphonic Orchestra)
Carl Purdy, Director (Prelude Orchestra)
Monday, January 28th beginning at 5 p.m.
Symphonic Orchestra: Monday, February 4th, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Prelude Orchestra: Monday, February 4th, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 28th 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Monday, April 29th, 7:30 p.m.
Maxwell Theatre - Augusta University's Summerville Campus
Returning YOGA members have the option to audition to move up in chair placement.
All new members are required to audition.
1) A solo of your choice.
2) One Scale - Prepare scale of your own choosing. Anything but G major scale (violin) and anything but C major scale (viola and cello). The number of octaves is your choice.
3) Sight reading.
Auditions will be 5 minutes long
Registration is dependent on which orchestra the student is placed in after auditions.
**The registration fee is due on Monday, September 10th. Any fees received after that date are subject to a $25 late fee.
Rehearsals take place in the Fine Arts Center, located on the Augusta University Summerville
2500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA. View map
Prelude Orchestra: Mondays. 5-6 p.m., FAC Room, A-10
Symphonic/Chamber Orchestra: Mondays, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., FAC, Room B11
Concert Location: Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre