We are Accepting Mid-Season Auditions for Posted Openings Only. Please See Below for Our Current Openings.

To Schedule an Audition, Call Our Office at (516) 365-6961
There is a Non-Refundable $25 Audition Fee

Audition for 2018-2019 Season

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York!

There are a limited number of openings in our MYO Choirs and Orchestras for the 2018-2019 season and we will hear auditions on rehearsal nights starting September 17 – 27.


Call the MYO Office to set up an audition day and time. Auditions will be held in both Nassau and Suffolk counties only for instruments and voice types with current openings.

Please read through our Audition Guidelines page, Audition Considerations page, Frequently Asked Questions page, and MYO Fees page before calling the MYO Office at 516-365-6961 to schedule an audition, thank you.


In order to participate in MYO:

  • Applicants should be between the ages of 8 and 18 years old
  • A live audition is required to be considered for placement in a MYO Ensemble
  • Instrumentalists are required to play at a NYSSMA level 4 or higher
  • There is no minimum NYSSMA level for the Treble Choirs, Concert Choirs, and Suffolk Symphonic Choir
  • Nassau Symphonic Choir and Chamber Chorale vocalists are expected to sing at a NYSSMA level 5 or higher

Introducing The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (Video)

Video by Rob Davidson Media