Welcome to Newcastle Youth Orchestra
ALL TERM 1 ACTIVITIES SUSPENDED!
IMPORTANT NOTICE: In line with the latest recommendations from NSW Health for schools and educational institutions, NYO has made the difficult decision to suspend all activities until further notice. This includes all weekly rehearsals (Wednesday and Sunday) and concerts until the beginning of term 2. More information and updates will be sent in due course.
Newcastle Youth Orchestra has four ensembles -
Newcastle Youth Orchestra, NYO Kids, Newcastle Wind Orchestra and Newcastle Youth Orchestra - Chamber Orchestra
Newcastle Youth Orchestra is an auditioned ensemble for 14-25 year olds. Rehearsals for 2020 will commence on the 16th February.
NYO Kids is an ensemble for 10-14 year olds that is by application only (no audition required).
We recommend students are at least Grade Two AMEB standard or equivalent for this ensemble. Rehearsals for 2020 will commence on the 9th February.
Newcastle Wind Orchestra is an ensemble for players above 16 years of age.
Newcastle Youth Orchestra - Chamber Orchestra is a smaller ensemble of musicians. The Chamber Orchestra is an ensemble that is available for private functions, soirees and smaller venue concerts. The Chamber Orchestra is proudly supported by the Newcastle Club Foundation.
All of our ensembles motivates and inspires performers through a diverse and challenging repertoire of orchestral music. We provide high-quality ensemble training, in a happy, safe, inclusive and rewarding environment.
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