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MYO 25th Anniversary Season

Highlights of the 2017-2018 MYO Season:

Elise Camillone - 2017-2018 MYO T-Shirt Design Contest Winner

Returning Member Auditions

Returning Member Auditions and Rehearsals for 5/21/2018

There are returning member auditions on Monday, May 21 at Herricks High School and Patchogue-Medford High School. Please refer to the Returning Member Audition Schedule emailed to you on April 25 for more information.

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Audition for MYO 2018-2019

Audition for 2018-2019

New Member audition registration for the 2018-2019 season is now open!

New Member audition dates are May 19 and June 9 for Nassau and Suffolk County. There are openings in all MYO ensembles. For more information and to register for an audition, please visit our Auditions page.

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2018 Summer Performance Tour

MYO is touring Europe July 3 – 16, 2018 and will visit Berlin, Dresden, Prague, Vienna, and Budapest! The MYO 2018 Performance Tour, including the Shadow Tour, is full and we are no longer accepting registrations. If you would still like to be considered for the MYO 2018 Tour, please sign up for the waitlist. Please see our Tours page for complete details.

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My MYO Story

Douglas Baldwin

As a MYO parent, I’ve had the unbridled pleasure of hearing more great live classical and contemporary orchestral music in the past three years than I had in the previous three decades. Furthermore, the opportunity for my son to play with the best fellow musicians of his age group on a regular basis – not just as a once-a-year event or two-week workshop – has

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August Chen

It has become almost a habit to pack up the violin and music, grab a pencil and some dinner, and hustle toward the car every Tuesday night for the past four years. MYO for me was divided into three parts, Concert Orchestra with Ms. Ho, Symphony Orchestra with Mrs. Koppeis, and Principal Orchestra with Mr. Stickley. Every step of the way, from Tchaikovsky to Ravel, playing music

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Isabel Coelho

MYO is such a great opportunity for any young musician. Since my daughter Chelsea joined, she has become more confident not only in her musicality but in her daily life. Being part of a group of such talented musicians only makes you better and encourages you to excel. I am overwhelmed by the professionalism and friendliness of the MYO staff.  They provide a safe, positive

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Kyra Faragasso

Since auditioning in fourth grade, MYO has become a treasured part of my life. As a vocalist and violinist, I have the opportunity to join other students who love and live their music. MYO is a wonderful and extraordinary gift that has helped me to grow, both as a person and a musician. I cherish the privilege of being taught by extraordinary instructors and performing

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Talia Fernandez

My MYO tour to China in the summer of 2014 was an experience I will remember for my entire life. For two weeks, I saw spectacular sights and visited amazing places like the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, the Dragon Lady’s Summer Palace, and the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. I was able to play in concert, and hear Chinese orchestras in concert as

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