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Sydney Youth Orchestras always have a concert to look forward to – from our Meet The Orchestra Concert Series for 2-8 year olds and families to The Sydney Youth Orchestra Concert Series at Verbrugghen Hall, fill your year with wonderful music, energy, and joy!

  • Winter Showcase

    Mont Sant'Angelo College

    Sat, 22nd June 2019

    Join us as our students showcase the new skills they have learned each term. These concerts are the perfect opportunity to come and see what SYO is all about.

    Concert 1 – 10:30am (WSYO, Stage 2 Mozart, Stage 1 Vivaldi, Stage 3 Grieg)
    Concert 2 – 1pm (SWO, Stage 3 Sculthorpe, Stage 2 Haydn, Stage 4 Sinfonia)
    Concert 3 – 3:30pm (PSO, Stage 1 Corelli, Stage 3 Brahms)

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  • Kids Music Café 5

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 28th June 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Beethoven's Fifth

    City Recital Hall

    Sun, 7th July 2019

    12:00PM-1:00PM

    Is there a better-known moment in classical music than the opening of this symphony? Sydney Youth Orchestra and its Chief Conductor, Alexander Briger AO take on the most famous work from thirty-something Ludwig van’s crisis-ridden decade in a breakthrough experience for every young orchestral player.
    Before Beethoven’s tempest, the suite from Copland’s 1944 ballet Appalachian Spring brings peace and a hymn to simplicity in a classic of musical Americana.

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  • Kids Music Café 6

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 2nd August 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Kids Music Café 7

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 30th August 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Spring Showcase

    Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

    Sat, 14th September 2019

    Join us as our students showcase the new skills they have learned each term. These concerts are the perfect opportunity to come and see what SYO is all about.

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  • Kids Music Café 8

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 20th September 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Dvořák's Requiem

    Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 20th September 2019

    8:00PM

    Experience the moving drama of Dvořák’s finest choral creation. Dvořák’s Requiem is generally regarded as his finest creation for voices and orchestra and over the course of an hour-and-a-half it takes musicians and listeners on a deeply moving journey of drama and reflection. This performance is a collaboration with the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, conducted by Brett Weymark and features Australia’s top vocal soloists Taryn Fiebig, David Greco, Andrew Goodwin and Fiona Campbell. 

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  • 2019 The Big Busk

    Thu, 10th October 2019

    For one day, hundreds of SYO musicians and alumni take over the city in a massive celebration of youth music. Stroll around the city and enjoy performances by the orchestras and ensembles of SYO at iconic locations including Martin Place, Pitt Street, and Circular Quay. These performances are not just background music –
    this is genuine busking. Come along and join the fun, and if you like what you hear, drop a coin into the bucket! All funds raised builds a stronger and a more enterprising SYO, by supporting our instrument bank, music library, critical business infrastructure, and helping SYO to find a permanent home.

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  • 2019 SYO Philharmonic Mosman Music Series Concert

    Blessed Sacrament Church

    Tue, 15th October 2019

    2:00PM - 4:00PM

  • Kids Music Café 9

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 1st November 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Kids Music Café 10

    Western Foyers, Sydney Opera House

    Fri, 29th November 2019

    10:00am, 11:30am

    Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!

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  • Classical Discovery Peter Seymour Orchestra

    Santa Sabina College

    Sat, 30th November 2019

    2:00PM-3:00PM

    The Peter Seymour Orchestra, under the direction of leading music educator and conductor John Ockwell, performs works from the canon of Classical period repertoire. This concert is a great way to introduce people, young and old, to classical music with conductor John Ockwell giving audiences a hands-on experience of the orchestra.

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  • Summer Showcase

    Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

    Sat, 7th December 2019

    Join us as our students showcase the new skills they have learned each term. These concerts are the perfect opportunity to come and see what SYO is all about.

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  • Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet

    Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

    Sun, 8th December 2019

    2:00PM-3:00PM

    One of the most universally-popular adaptations of Shakespeare’s tragedy of young love, Prokofiev’s 1938 ballet score has it all: thrilling virtuosity from a huge orchestra, dazzling swordfights in the streets of Verona, and a Balcony Scene of pure sound that transcends the Bard’s immortal words.
    The 2019 season’s breathtaking finale also includes Elgar’s sublime Enigma Variations and a toast to the end of the school year from the SYO Philharmonic and conductor Brian Buggy with Brahms’ rollicking Academic Festival Overture

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Sat, 22nd June 201910:30AM - 4:30PM

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