New this year: Solo recordings from as early as January 1, 2023 can be used for your upcoming ESYO audition! If you are preparing for a recital or a state solo and ensemble festival, capture/record a video and save it for your ESYO audition.
Want some help? Check out our recording of our recent AUDITION 101 WEBINAR, where we cover how to apply, what ensemble may be best for you, and how to navigate our website pages. Plus some helpful audition tips!
Ready to get started? Head here for all the information you need.
Use the interactive helper below to find opportunities for you in the Empire State Youth Orchestra.
To join an ESYO Performing Ensemble, you must complete an audition. There are classical & jazz orchestras, percussion ensembles, and a concert chorale.
Auditions are open to young musicians through age 20.