All applications must be submitted online.
The online application form can be accessed  below

Please make sure you have read the Rules carefully.The application form is in three sections and includes some compulsory information and some internal error checking. You will not be allowed to move from one page to another unless all the compulsory information for the page is complete or you save the form. The form can be saved at any point and you will be provided with a link to enable to you to return to it. You cannot submit the application until the form is complete. Don't forget to pay the application fee!
In case of difficulty or if you do not receive confirmation your application was received  please email or call +44(0)1457 835656.
Before you can finally submit your application you will need:
- proof of your playing standard (certificate or accreditation from your teacher) in jpg or similar format
- a high res photo in jpg or similar format
- a 100 word biography in Word, txt or pdf format
- a full résumé of your music career in Word, txt or pdf format
- proof of your age (birth certificate or passport) in jpg or similar format
- the link to the Vimeo or YouTube recording of your audition performance. NOTE: please ensure you enable viewing of your recording 

Entry fees

You will need to pay your application fee of £45 by bank transfer to the Stockport Symphony Orchestra bank account at Yorkshire Bank, Macclesfield,
Sort code 05-05-68
Account 40130619
IBAN GB32YORK05056840130619
 quoting your last name and initial as the reference.

Alternatively, you can pay by credit card at
(booking fees apply)

No application will be processed until payment is received 

Applications open on 1 June
and close 18 October 2020

Application form