Who We Are

The InterSchool Orchestras of New York brings young instrumentalists together for inclusive, ensemble-based music making in a friendly environment. With four youth orchestras, virtually all young musicians will find the right place for themselves to create beautiful music with their peers.

Over 250 musicians

ages 6-19 play in ISO’s eight

80% of ISO’s players

receive financial aid or scholarships

Over 60% of ISO’s players

come from public or charter schools

June 22, 2018
No more open lower string audition times available on June 23

There are no more lower string (cello and double bass) audition tiems availabe for the June 23 ISO auditions at the Blomingdale School of Music.

June 22, 2018
Flute and Cello seats filled in ISO for 2018/2019

Seats are filled for 2018-19 season on, flute and cello. We are not hearing any more students on these instrucments at this time. We are however still accepting video auditions

June 20, 2018
No flute positions left in the ISO Orchestras

Please note that all the flute positions in the ISO orchestras have been filled for the coming season.