The Illinois Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra has already auditioned for the 2019-20 season. Students are always invited to join mid-season and may be seated at the Musical Director's discretion* until the next season audition times which will be in mid-August 2020. 

Auditions are held at:

​Peru YMCA
300 Walnut St.
Peru, IL 61354​​
Current and prospective members may arrange an audition time by contacting orchestra manager Aelsa Butler by email:


​*Students joining mid-season may be asked to play a short excerpt to determine seating.​

The Illinois Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra