Sydney Youth Orchestras is the leading orchestral training and education provider in New South Wales, forging dynamic relationships between young musicians and Australia’s leading music educators, conductors, and performers. For 45 years SYO has been the engine room of excellence and produced some of Australia’s finest musicians, educators and lovers of classical music. Currently comprising 11 orchestras and ensembles, SYO provides a weekly orchestral training program for close to 500 musicians aged 6 – 25 years. Connecting all ensembles is the SYO Orchestral Training Framework, a comprehensive system ensuring that musicians progress through the orchestras, developing individual and ensemble skills under the careful guidance of SYO’s artistic staff. Beyond equipping our members for careers as professional musicians, our program teaches teamwork, discipline, dedication, leadership, and a commitment to excellence. Whatever career path these talented young people follow, they are likely to become leaders in and contributors to their community.
SYO invites you to celebrate and share in the achievements of our exceptional Alumni. Over the past 43 years, SYO has championed excellence in music education and fostered a love of music in over 5,500 young musicians, contributing to [...]
SYO invites you to celebrate and share in the achievements of our exceptional Alumni. Over the [...]
HOLIDAY & OPEN PROGRAMS
SYO Holiday and Open Programs combine high standard music making, creativity, exploration and personal development. Now in its third year, the SYO Summer School has become a firm favourite of budding young musicians, music teachers and [...]
SYO Holiday and Open Programs combine high standard music making, creativity, exploration and [...]
In 2018 SYO will provide weekly orchestral training for musicians aged 6 – 25 years across 12 ensembles, including the new Western Sydney Youth Orchestra. SYO’s Orchestral Training Framework ensures that musicians progress through the [...]
In 2018 SYO will provide weekly orchestral training for musicians aged 6 – 25 years across 12 [...]