CSUN Youth Orchestra

The Symphony

Laura Asenas, Conductor

The Symphony is an intermediate orchestra of 70-90 members and plays both standard works and arrangements. Players are expected to have approximately four years or more of experience. Auditions take place in early September each year.

Laura Asenas is a graduate from California State University, Northridge with a Master’s Degree in Orchestral Conducting. Prior to this she received a music degree from California Lutheran University.


Symphony Rehearsal Schedule

Download the 2021-2022 rehearsal schedule here (.pdf)

Rehearsals begin at Noon and end at 3 p.m.  Please be seated 10 minutes prior to rehearsal time and warm up and tune carefully.   Please have instrument, music, music stand and a pencil at every rehearsal.

Symphony Downloads

Please note that all music on this page is for performance during the year, not for auditions. Auditions for Symphony do not require orchestral excerpts. You can click on the links below to download and print out the parts.

Music for the first session will be handed out during the first rehearsal.