Positions in all of our ensembles are declared vacant at the end of each year, with auditions held for each orchestra and instrument in November/December.
Applications for 2023 have closed.
Applications for 2024 will open in mid-August 2023
August 2023 Applications open to join 2024 Ensembles
Thursday 19 October Applications close
Friday 27 October November audition times & excerpts emailed to applicants
Saturday 11 November November Auditions, Day 1
Sunday 12 November November Auditions, Day 2
Friday 17 November December audition times & excerpts emailed to applicants
Sunday 3 December December late auditions
Wednesday 6 December Audition results and first round offers emailed to applicants
Monday 18 December – Tuesday 2 January WAYO office closed
Monday 8 January Final date for accepting a first round offer
Monday 15 January Second round offers emailed
Thursday 8 February Membership fees due
Saturday 10 February Rehearsals commence *TBC