McLean Youth Orchestra

The McLean Youth Orchestra (MYO) is the premier youth orchestra in the Washington, D.C., region, offering gifted young musicians a challenging repertoire, opportunities to work with professional musicians, and excited travel opportunities not found with any other youth orchestra.

Founded in 1983, the MYO is the youth arm of the McLean Orchestra, a presitigous symphony orchestra serving the Northern Virginia community. MYO was created to provide the finest possible musical education to students who represent the future of classical music in the community. Designed for musically advanced students age, MYO offers the serious music student the opportunity to play in an accomplished orchestra while further developing their musical skills.


October 8, 2014: All parents and friends are invited to join the Instrumental to Business events.  These are business mixers sponsored by the McLean Orchestra at fine restaurants in the Tysons area.  It is a great opportunity to promote your business and make new contacts while supporting the McLean Orchestra programs.  Program begins at 5:30 pm at Chima, 8010 Tower Crescent Drive, Vienna (Tysons) Va.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED