Sometimes there’s screening rounds for orchestral, military or college. Sometimes it’s the straight up in person live depending on the demand.
I would imagine all state in SA would still be live in person until they decided to do that ahead of time too.
I think there’s benefits to both. Coming from myself who suffered from performance anxiety in college, I would’ve loved this opportunity in MS and HS. Yet we are in a performing profession that is also competitive in real life
Things to consider moving forward