Audition Information

2018 Live Audition applications will be accepted starting on October 23, 2017. 
Stay tuned for major audition tour announcements to be made in October 2017.

Results of the 2018 Audition Tour will be sent to candidates between March 1-9, 2018.  Results will be sent out as they are available. 

Festival Dates
Sunday, June 3, 2018 (check in date) – Sunday, July 29, 2018 (check out date)

All applicants must be 18 through 29 years of age and completed at least one year of college, university, or conservatory by June 3, 2018. Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion are eligible to participate in the National Repertory Orchestra for one summer season. String players may re-audition and are eligible to participate in two summer seasons.

International Students
International students must have a current visa and be eligible for OPT or CPT in order to participate in the NRO.  Should you have additional visa questions regarding eligibility please email audition@nromusic.com.

Applications are accepted online and must be accompanied by the application fee upon submission.  The application fee is $65.00 for applications prior to December 31, 2017.  The application fee increases to $75.00 for applications completed after December 31, 2017.  Applications without proper payment will NOT be processed. Should you have any questions regarding your audition application please contact the National Repertory Orchestra office at audition@nromusic.com or by phone at (970) 453-5825.

Application fee is NON-REFUNDABLE