Before you request an audition, please review the current season schedule below to understand the time commitment required to participate in the SFSYO. All rehearsals and concerts take place at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, unless otherwise indicated.
Current audition application deadline is April 1, 2020 to be considered for the 2020-21 season. Applications for Spring Auditions may still be considered for a mid-season audition on a case-by-case basis.
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Please include your name along with the name and instrument of the young musician for which you are inquiring in all email and phone messages. We cannot provide accurate and prompt replies without this information.
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201 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Sat: Noon - 6pm
Sun: 2 hours prior to concerts
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