Auditions

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 the 2017-2018 MYO Season

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for MYO!

Audition registration for the May 20 and June 10 audition dates is now closed.

New member auditions for the 2017-2018 season were held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 and Saturday, June 10, 2017 in both Nassau and Suffolk counties. Auditions will also be held on Saturday, September 9 for any remaining ensemble openings and audition registration will reopen on Tuesday, August 1.

MYO Music Directors will make recommendations for ensemble placement in the 2017-2018 season based on the auditions and in consultation with other Music Directors and MYO Staff. Musicians will be notified of their standing in early July by email following all of the new and returning member auditions.

Nassau Audition Location
Herricks High School
100 Shelter Rock Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Suffolk Audition Location
Connetquot High School
190 7th Street
Bohemia, NY 11716

Returning MYO members do not need to complete an online application form. They will be contacted by the MYO office directly regarding audition requirements and placement for the 2017-2018 season.

ELIGIBILITY
In order to participate in MYO:

  • Applicants should be between the ages of 8 and 18 years of age
  • 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 requirement for the Treble Choirs, Concert Choirs, and Suffolk Symphonic Choir (formerly the Suffolk Youth Chorale)
  • Nassau Symphonic Choir and Chamber Chorale vocalists are expected to sing at a NYSSMA level 5 or higher