Ready to launch your music career?

Here’s what you need to know about your audition.

  • A $75 application fee is required and is NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • Time slots are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • After you submit your application you’ll be asked to select an audition date and time. The deadline to choose an audition timeslot is 7 days prior to the audition date however some locations may fill prior to this time. We highly encourage you to submit your application and sign up for an audition time as soon as possible.
  • You must bring a resume to the audition.
  • Live auditions are filmed by National Repertory Orchestra proctors for review by our music director.

Please note the NRO offers both video and live auditions.  Video auditions are required for piano/keyboard, percussion, and timpani.  

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SCHEDULE

Boston – New England Conservatory

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

12:00pm – 5:00pm

 

Boston – New England Conservatory

Thursday, January 30, 2020

1:00pm – 5:00pm

 

Los Angeles – University of Southern California

Saturday, February 1, 2020

11:30am-3:00pm

 

Los Angeles – University of Southern California

Sunday, February 2, 2020

11:30am-3:00pm

 

Rochester – Eastman School of Music

Monday, February 3, 2020

2:00pm – 6:30pm

 

Chicago – Roosevelt University

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

8:00am-1:30pm

6:00pm-9:00pm

 

Chicago (Evanston) – Music Institute of Chicago

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

8:00am-1:00pm

 

Miami – New World Center

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

9:30am-5:00pm

 

New York City – Pearl Studios NYC

Saturday, February 8, 2020

1:00pm-6:00pm

 

Rochester – Eastman School of Music

Saturday, February 8, 2020

4:30pm – 7:00pm

 

Houston – Rice University

Saturday, February 8, 2020

1:00pm-5:00pm

 

Cincinnati – UC College-Conservatory of Music

Saturday, February 8, 2020

11:30am-6:00pm

 

New York City – Pearl Studios NYC

Sunday, February 9, 2020

9:00am-5:00pm

 

Houston – Rice University

Sunday, February 9, 2020

9:00am-1:00pm

 

New York City – Pearl Studios NYC

Monday, February 10, 2020

9:00am-12:00pm

 

Pittsburgh – Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, February 10

7:00pm-9:30pm Strings ONLY

 

Philadelphia – Curtis Institute of Music

Tuesday, February 11

9:30am-12:30pm and 6:30pm-9:30pm

 

Pittsburgh – Carnegie Mellon University

Tuesday, February 11

7:00pm-9:30pm Winds/Brass/Harp ONLY

 

Bloomington – Indiana University

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

1:00pm-5:00pm

 

Bloomington – Indiana University

Thursday, February 13, 2020

1:00pm-5:00pm

 

Cleveland – Cleveland Institute of Music

Thursday, February 13, 2020

9:30am-5:00pm

 

Cleveland – Cleveland Institute of Music

Friday, February 14, 2020

9:30am-5:00pm

 

Ann Arbor – University of Michigan

Saturday, February 15, 2020

5:30pm-9:00pm

 

Ann Arbor – University of Michigan

Sunday, February 16, 2020

9:30am-6:00pm

 

*Audition dates, times and locations are subject to change at any time.  More locations may be added.