Contact Us

The MAYS are happy to answer any questions you may have about the music opportunities we offer. 

Feel free to email our general inbox at or call 1-800-978-0407.

For business and orchestra-related inquiries, contact our Program Manager:

Emily May Costa, Program Manager

Darlene van Hissenhoven, Associate Program Manager

For volunteer information, scholarships, or how to donate, contact the Jonathan May Foundation:

Jason Costa, Executive Director

For musical questions or concerns, please contact:

Maureen May, Artistic Director

Dr. Mauricio Cespedes, Conductor

To Report an Absence:

Lois Atkins-Hawk, Lake County:
Darlene van Hissenhoven, Orlando:

Phone Directory for 1-800-978-0407:

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- The Jonathan May Foundation
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- MAYS of Orlando
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- MAYS of Lake County
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- MAYS General Information

Mailing Address:

Metropolitan Area Youth Symphony
P.O. Box 2055
Goldenrod, FL 32733

For questions concerning The Jonathan May Foundation, please visit, or email