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!

New member auditions for the 2018 – 2019 season were held Saturday, May 19, 2018 and Saturday, June 9, 2018 in both Nassau and Suffolk counties. Auditions will also be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 for any remaining ensemble openings. Audition registration will reopen Wednesday, August 8.

Thank you to everyone who participated in a new or returning member audition in May and June! MYO Music Directors and Staff will make recommendations for ensemble placement in the 2018 – 2019 season based on these auditions and all musicians will be notified of their standing June 26 – 28 by email.


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

Audition for MYO 2018-2019