Orchestra Gradus ad Parnassum welcomes musically gifted young people to discover their hidden talents and proudly announces 2019-2020 Season and European Tour to Hungary, Slovakia and Austria. Symphonic instrumental players aged 12 to 18 are eligible to apply. Exceptions to this age range may be made at the discretion of the Artistic Director.

Final General Auditions will be held on September 15, 12-6PM at our rehearsal place –

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 2791 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539.

For more information about European Tour and Scholarships see Programs & European Tour

Instruments that are welcome: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Bassoon, French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Percussion

To apply fill out an online application and wait for a confirmation e-mail. Make sure to check all e-mail inboxes, including “Spam”.

OGP reserves right not to comment whatever outcome of auditions.

To apply, fill out an online application:



  1. One or two unaccompanied pieces of music (no memorization is required) containing slow and fast sections.
  2. Any scale and arpeggio in different articulations.