You must fill out a 2018 YPP/JSP Audition Form and register for an audition time if you are:

1.) A New Student
2.) In JSP and would like to join YPP (for those entering 9th grade only)
3.) In YPP and would like to be considered for a principal or section leader seat
3.) Interested in the Chamber Player program
4.) Interested in joining the YPP Wind Symphony (fill out a WS Audition Form)

Returning students who are not in the above categories are not required to re-audition.  However, you must fill out and return a Returning Student Registration Form

YPP Audition times
Tues. May 8th,  3pm – 5:45pm
Wed. May 9th,  4pm – 8pm
Thurs. May 10th, 4pm – 8pm
YPP Audition Requirements

JSP Audition times
Fri. April 27th,  4pm – 8pm
Mon. April 30th, 4pm – 8pm
Tues. May 1st, 3pm – 6pm
JSP Audition Requirements

All students interested in the YPP Wind Symphony must fill out a WS Audition Form and register for a time to audition.  For the first year of the program, we will have open enrollment for students who have had at least 2 years of continuous instruction on their instrument and participate full time in their school instrumental program.

YPP Wind Symphony Audition times

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019

Wind Symphony Audition Requirements

All auditions will be held at:
First Presbyterian Church
2344 Center street
Bethlehem, PA 18017


Annual tuition for YPP, JSP and the Wind Symphony is $525 per student and $335 for each additional sibling. Financial assistance is available.

For more information, call the office at 610-868-9888.

You can also email the office via the link on the contact page.


For more information about the YPP, contact:
Amy Chryst, YPP Manager

For more information about the JSP, contact:
Brianna Bortz, JSP Manager

For more information about the Wind Symphony, contact:
Nancy Beitler, Wind Symphony Director

Young People’s Philharmonic of the Lehigh Valley office:

PO Box 1614
Bethlehem, PA 18016-1614

Phone: 610-868-9888