We’re delighted to announce that applications to join NYJO for 2019 are now OPEN!
If you are or know someone who is:
- 24 or under
- Preparing for or embarking on a career in jazz, musical theatre or session-playing
- Seeking to develop sight-reading, ensemble playing and interpretation skills
- OR a composer keen to develop skills writing and arranging for big band
- Keen to learn from and perform with the best in the business
Then we’d love to hear from you!
NYJO is a 23-piece orchestra of emerging professional musicians that meets each Saturday morning to rehearse, and performs around 35 PAID concerts, broadcasts and recordings per year.
Once accepted, musicians are offered a place for two years, at the end of which they can choose to graduate or re-audition. As this limited tenure policy is new, more Chairs in the orchestra are open to applications this year than before.
Also new for this year – we are accepting composers!
Click here for full details about how to apply. Deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 26 November 2018.
Still unsure? Have a read of our Frequently Asked Questions to find out more.