Young Artists & Mentorship 

Young Artist Competition


Arlene Harms Young Artist Competition Auditions

Outstanding young musicians are invited to audition for the George & Patricia Martin “Young Artist Award.”

Eligibility: Junior level – Children up to and including 8th grade.    High School level – grades 9 through 12.                                  Residence requirement – The Northern California Region.             

The winner of these awards will perform with the Paradise Symphony at the May concert.


The Paradise Symphony Orchestra invites qualified musicians of all ages to apply for membership in our mentoring program. 

If accepted you will be assigned to an accomplished musician within the orchestra who will assist you in developing your musical skills while performing with the PSO.

We are currently taking applications for mentorship in the string sections of the orchestra

Following are a number of resource documents for our Mentorship Program. Please review documents 1 and 2; then click on any additional documents that are applicable to you.

1) The Mentorship Opportunity
2) Mentorship Audition Requirements
3) Mentor Responsibilities
4) Mentoree Responsibilities
5) Violin 1 music
6) Violin 2 music
7) Viola music
8) Cello and Bass music