2022-2023 Audition Dates

Monday, September 12th: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Bravo Brass auditions are open to student brass players ranging in age from 12 through 21 years.

Audition Requirements

All players are required to play their choice of a solo or two contrasting etudes. In addition, each player must perform the required excerpts for their instrument. Please download the required excerpts below.

Horn (PDF) Trumpet (PDF) Trombone (PDF) Euphonium (PDF) Tuba (PDF)

The applicant and/or parent/guardian agree that all decisions concerning placement and participation in the Bravo Brass program are at the sole discretion of the artistic staff, and that their decisions are final.

Annual tuition for the 2022-2023 season is $1,845. A non-refundable deposit of $550 is due at the time an accepted student registers for the Bravo Brass program. Tuition balance is due by the first rehearsal of the concert season.

Financial Aid is available for those accepted students who demonstrate financial need. Applications are available upon request. Please contact the PYO office at chood@pyomusic.org or 215.545.0502 for more information.

Faculty Adjudicators

Paul Bryan,
Director & Conductor
Brian Brown, Faculty
Barry McCommon, Associate Conductor, Bravo Brass & Faculty
Karen Schubert, Faculty
Robert Skoniczin, Associate Conductor, Bravo Brass & Faculty

Schedule an Audition

Auditions are by appointment only. Complete the online registration form with your preferred audition date and time. The PYOMI office will contact you to confirm your audition.

Schedule an Audition

If you have questions, please contact us at info@pyomusic.org or 215.545.0502.

Location

Saint Patrick Hall
240 South 20th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103