NYOS Jazz Application Form

Please complete this application form to apply for membership of NYOS 2021.

Did you apply before? Please sign in first.

It is free to audition for NYOS and bursaries are available for courses.

All applicants aged 18 or over may complete this form themselves. For applicants under the age of 18, a parent/guardian should complete the form on their behalf.

Applicant details

Enter your name and date of birth:

Contact details

Enter applicant email address, telephone numbers and home address.

Parent/guardian contact details (for students aged under 18)

Enter your parent/guardian's contact information:

School, college or university

Choose your school, college or university from the list:


Please choose which course(s) for which you wish to apply:

Instrument and tuition

Enter information about your instrument and tuition:

Note to advanced violinists

Would you like to be considered for Leader of NYOS Symphony Orchestra?

Have you attended a NYOS Jazz or Classical course before?

If so, please tick the appropriate boxes:


In lieu of attending a live audition, due to COVID-19 all applicants are asked to submit an audition video of the required audition pieces/excerpts. Once we have received your application form, you will be emailed instructions with a copy of the Recording Guidelines and the video submission date.

Upload a photo

Upload a passport-style photo (head and shoulders on a plain, light-coloured background) of yourself in JPG format (max 1MB).

Equalities Monitoring Form

We are committed to providing a high quality service to everyone. In order to improve what we do, it would be very helpful if you could fill in this short equalities monitoring form.

Any information you provide will be handled by our staff in the strictest confidence. We will gather together and anonymise responses to generate statistics on the overall number of service users in each category for Creative Scotland and other organisations that provide funding for NYOS.


What is your gender?


Do you have a disability? (The definition of a disability is ‘a physical or mental condition or disability that has lasted or is likely to last at least 12 months; which has a substantial adverse effect on your ability to carry out day-to-day activities.’)


What is your ethnic origin? (Our ethnic background describes how we think of ourselves. This may be based on many things including for example our skin colour, language, culture, ancestory or family history. Ethnic background is not the same as nationality or country of birth) Please select the ONE most appropriate box to indicate your ethnic origin.


Where do you receive your education?

Local Music Service

Tell us about your use of your Local Music Service.


By submitting this application you confirm that you have read and agree to our Fair Processing Disclaimer and Privacy Policy, and that the information you have provided is complete and accurate to the best of your knowledge.

By submitting your application you also confirm that you have understood that you will be required to submit a recorded audition by the agreed deadline contained within the guidelines. NYOS reserve the right to ask any student submitting a recorded audition to also attend a live audition if deemed necessary.