Northwest Associated Arts – Youth Choral Education Program Auditions

YouthSounds Northwest Auditions


Whether a beginning singer with no experience or a more advanced chorister with previous experience singing in an ensemble, YouthSounds Northwest welcome singers from grade 4 to 12 from around the South King County area. Singers perform repertoire from a wide variety of genres including sacred, classical, spiritual, folk, and other secular music.


Rehearsals for the 2018-2019 season will be held on Tuesdays, from 4:15pm to 5:30pm, at North Hill Elementary School in Des Moines, beginning on September 11, 2018.

Additional Member Requirements

Members of YouthSounds pay tuition for each concert period. Tuition rates are as follows:

$250 per year if paid in advance. $140 per mainstage concert or $35 per month.

Tuition scholarships are available based upon need.

To Schedule an Audition

Auditions for the 2018-2019 season will be held at the first rehearsal on Tuesday, September 11, 2018. To schedule an audition, please contact Artistic Director, Kerstin Shaffer, at 253.318.5890 or via email at