The NEC Preparatory School offers a rich array of orchestras for students with varying degrees of experience and virtuosity on their instruments. Each spring auditions are held for all of the orchestras, with any remaining openings being filled in September.
Please choose an orchestra from the list below for more information.
The orchestra program includes: Four full orchestras, with winds, brass, percussion, and string players; four large string orchestra; String Chamber Orchestra and Baroque Ensembles at every level. All of these groups are listed below. Click on the links to find out more information about individual groups.
- Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (YPO)
- Youth Symphony (YS)
- String Chamber Orchestra (SCO)
- Youth Repertory Orchestra (YRO)
- Junior Repertory Orchestra (JRO)
- String Repertory Orchestra (SRO)
- Preparatory String Orchestra (PSO)
- String Training Orchestras (STO)
- Baroque orchestras at various levels