NJON (National Youth Orchestras of the Netherlands, the organisation behind NJO) organises the auditions for all projects of the NJO National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands, as well as the first round of auditions for the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO). The jury for final round auditions of EUYO will be provided by EUYO itself. Please find more information on the EUYO final round auditions on the EUYO website.
The jury of the auditions in the Netherlands consists of:
- the NJO orchestra manager or her representative (chair and secretary);
- one or two professional musicians for the specific instrument and/or orchestra section for which the auditions are organised (jury members).
The jury of the auditions in Belgium consists of:
- the artistic director of the NJO or his representative (chair);
- the NJO orchestra manager or her representative (jury member and secretary).
The jury of the EUYO final audition round:
The jury for the final round of the EUYO auditions will be provided by the EUYO.
Note: There is only one jury member at the EUYO final audition round, but when the final decisions are made all recordings will be listened to by a bigger EUYO commission.