Contact Us

We would love to hear from you!  Please contact the FMAYS office and we will respond as soon as possible.


808 3rd Avenue South, Ste 302
Fargo, ND 58103

(701) 929-1814

The mission of the Fargo Moorhead Area Youth Symphonies (GMAYS) is to provide an exceptional and challenging orchestral experience to the young instrumental musicians of our region.


Audition Questions

When do auditions take place?

Auditions take place every May.  Please check here or our Facebook page for updates.

How do I register for an audition?

Simple!  Just contact the FMAYS office at and we'll get your registered. 

Is there a fee to audition?

Yes, there is an audition fee of $10.

Rehearsal Questions

Where do rehearsals take place?

Junior high rehearsals take place in the Instrumental Room of MN State University Music and senior high rehearsals are at the NDSU Challey School of Music.  Please check the event calendar for locations as they do move on occasion.

Do you ever cancel rehearsals?

Yes.  Rehearsals may be canceled due to bad weather.  Please check the web site or our Facebook page for details.

TUition Questions

Is there a fee to participate in the FM Area Youth Symphonies?

Yes, the cost is $115-$135 per semester. Scholarships are available to students in need, please contact the FMAYS office for details.