Auditions for 2015 have been held and positions allocated. There are some vacancies in each of our orchestras (indicated below). If you would like to apply for late entry, please email Laura Dawson: laura@nyo.com.au

 

Our rehearsals are held at the Newcastle Museum on Sunday's during school term:

NYO Kids         11:30am- 1:30pm

NYO                 1:45pm- 4:45pm

 

Drop in at any time to hear us play and find out more about what we do!

 

NYO Kids

 

Following the success of our first Winter School in 2014, we are pleased to announce that in 2015, we will launch NYO Kids! Our first junior orchestra. Entry will be by application for students between the ages of 10 and 16, based on AMEB Grade or equivalent and ensemble experience- we recommend students have attained AMEB grade three standard as a minimum (or equivalent).

 

Positions still available for NYO Kids are as follows:

  • Oboe

  • Bassoon

  • Trumpet

  • French Horn

  • Trombone

  • Tuba

  • Violin

  • Viola

  • Cello

  • Double Bass

  • Harp

  • Percussion

 

 

NYO (by audition only)

 

Our senior orchestra is for applicants between the ages of 14 and 25. Applicants are accepted by audition only and will be required to present three excerpts, one solo piece (own choice) of between 2-4 minutes and will be asked to sightread in the audition.

 

Contact laura@nyo.com.au to arrange an audition time and for copies for the excerpts.

 

 

Positions are still available for the following instruments:

  • Oboe

  • Bassoon

  • French Horn

  • Violin

  • Viola

  • Cello

  • Double Bass

  • Percussion

  • Harp

 

 

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For more information, please contact our team: office@nyo.com.au.

 

 

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Newcastle Youth Orchestra Civic Theatre