Orchestra Auditions for Grades 9-12


The following guidelines will prepare you for the audition for the Orchestra Magnet.

Stivers offers four levels of orchestra  performance. Membership in each group is determined solely by audition, ability and achievement.

Our two highest levels of Orchestra enroll mostly high school players. There are a few middle school players within the top two Orchestras. Each group meets for one class period every day.

Audition Requirements

The audition will be evaluated on a scale of five points with five points being the highest and one point being the lowest in the following areas:

Audition Preparation

Performance music is available for download below. (Sheet music is presented online in Adobe PDF format.)