Download Application Form

Click on a link below to download your application form (word or pdf):

Please read through the SWYO Audition Guidance and FAQs 2024 before submitting your application.
If you have questions after referring to the guidance, please email


To apply for SWYO 2024 you must do both of the following:


To send via WeTransfer, please navigate to the following webpage: WeTransfer.

The WeTransfer secure file handling system can send several large files within each transfer. However, if your audition clips are very large, you may need to send these individually. Please remember to label each file clearly with your full name. For more detailed information about your audition recordings, please read the FAQs and the information at the start of the Application Form.

Course Fees:
This course is heavily subsidised by South West Music School in order to keep it as accessible as possible.
For non-SWMS students/alumni, the course fee for August 2024 course is £240, ie £60 per day.

*Please note that you do not need to send us an audition video if you are a current SWMS student, SWMS alumni, or took part in SWYO 2023.

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