Audition for NYO
Newcastle Youth Orchestra motivates and inspires emerging young performers through a diverse and challenging repertoire of orchestral music. We provide high-quality ensemble training, in a happy, safe, inclusive and rewarding environment.
NYO is an auditioned ensemble for 14-25-year-olds. Applicants will be required to present an excerpt (see below), one solo piece (own choice) of between 2-4 minutes and will be asked to sightread in the audition. Own choice solo pieces with piano accompaniment may be performed, without the accompaniment.
Fees $700 per year or $200 per term.
NYO KIDS is an ensemble for 10-16-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.
Fees $650 per year or $180 per term.