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 2019-2020 Season

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York: Choral and Orchestral Programs!

We have select openings in our MYO Choirs and Orchestras for the 2019-2020 season as listed below and we will hear auditions on rehearsal nights only. Please call the MYO office at 516-365-6961 or email for more information.


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, Men’s and Women’s Choirs, and Suffolk Symphonic Choir
  • Nassau Symphonic Choir and Chamber Chorale vocalists are expected to sing at a NYSSMA level 5 or higher

Please note: there is a non-refundable $25 audition fee.



Nassau Concert Choir (grades 7-8) – Soprano, Alto
NEW Nassau Men’s Choir (grades 7-12) – Changed and Unchanged Male Voices

Suffolk Treble Choir (grades 4-6) – Children’s Voices
NEW Suffolk Women’s Choir (grades 9-10) – Soprano, Alto
Suffolk Symphonic Choir (grades 9-12) – Tenor


Nassau Concert Orchestra (NYSSMA V-VI) – Horn, Percussion
Nassau Symphony Orchestra (NYSSMA VI) – Bass, Horn, Trumpet, Tuba
Nassau Principal Orchestra (NYSSMA VI) – Bassoon

Suffolk Concert Orchestra (NYSSMA IV-V) – Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet
Suffolk Symphony Orchestra (NYSSMA V-VI) – Bassoon, Trumpet
Suffolk Principal Orchestra (NYSSMA VI) – Viola, Bassoon, Horn, Bass Trombone, Tuba

Introducing The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (Video)

Video by Rob Davidson Media