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!

New member auditions were held May 11 and June 8 in both Nassau and Suffolk counties for possible placement in the 2019-2020 MYO ensembles. Auditions will also be held September 7 for any remaining ensemble openings and audition registration reopens August 1.

Thank you to everyone who participated in a MYO audition this spring! 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, 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.

Introducing The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (Video)

Video by Rob Davidson Media