MYO is a comprehensive program that equips students with the foundational abilities to learn, to achieve in multiple settings and to develop the capacities, skills and knowledge needed to navigate challenges toward lifelong success, thereby strengthening the communities we live in. We are able to provide lessons and orchestra experience at a relatively low cost to all members due to the generous support of our sponsors and the community.

There are many ways to support the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra!


Most MYO Concerts are free and great events for families. See our upcoming concerts here.


We rely on many volunteers to help with concerts and events. To learn more about volunteer opportunities, contact us at


It is the goal of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra to ensure that no qualified young person be prohibited from participating in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra due to financial need. Make a donation to MYO below:



Do you have an instrument taking up space in a closet? We’re happy to accept donations of instruments at any time. Contact to arrange for pick up or drop off.

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Other Sponsors and Supporters:




Anonymous (2)

Garmong Construction

Haddad Foundation

Harlan Family Foundation

R.B. Annis Educational Foundation

500 Festival, Inc.

Bright Sheet Metal

Community Health Network Foundation

The Penrod Society

Sarah & John Lechleiter

Charles W. Brown

Yvonne H. Shaheen

Diana & Dan Yates

Frank F. and Nancy A. McDonald


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