Community Music Program

Tufts Youth Philharmonic

Contact Info:
Contact Edith Auner
to arrange an audition.
Phone: 617-627-5616

Audition Information

Placement in the Tufts Youth Philharmonic for middle school and high school students ages 13+ will be by audition.

Auditions for 2019-2020 will take place at the Granoff Music Center on September 6.
Please contact Edith Auner to see if there are any openings for your instrument.

Audition may also be by YouTube link or by DVD
Mailing address:
Edith Auner
Granoff Music Center
Tufts University
20 Talbot Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

2019-2020 Tufts Youth Philharmonic application >

Hard copies of the application are also available at the main office of the Granoff Music Center. All applications and $25 application fees are due at least one week prior to your audition. If you have questions or require more information, please call or email Edith Auner at the addresses and numbers listed on the application.

Audition Requirements

  • Strings, Woodwinds, and Brass
    Student should play two (2) contrasting solo pieces of your choice that demonstrate musical and technical ability; 3 octave scales, (2 octave scales for winds and brass), up to four sharps and four flats.
  • Percussion
    Student should play two (2) pieces of choice on mallets and snare/timpani.
  • Harp
    Student should play two (2) contrasting pieces of choice, no scales or excerpts.