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How to Join

Want to get involved? Follow these easy steps!

  1. Click the big button below and fill out the online application
  2. Download the PDF of the audition material for your instrument listed below.
  3. Practice! Practice! Practice!
  4. Sign up for an audition time outside Dr. Harrison's door Music Building 147. The sign up sheet will be available starting August 19, 2019.
  5. Audition! Auditions start August 25th, 2019 and will be in the Music Building Recital Hall.

Fall 2019 Audition Information

Auditions for the Texas State Symphony Orchestra will take place in Recital Hall in the School of Music building on Sunday - August 25, 2019. 

The sign-up sheet for audition times will be posted outside Dr. Harrison's office on August 19th.

For your audition please be prepared to perform part of a solo of your own choice (2-4 minutes maximum) and scales. In addition, prepare all excerpts as provided on the downloadable PDFs below. All audition materials are posted and available for download NOW!

Auditions will take approximately ten minutes. Due to time constraints, you may be stopped before completing your prepared solo or you might not be asked to perform every excerpt.


Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion excerpts and audition information are available by clicking below.