The Big Busk

The Big Busk - Alumni Expression of Interest

Be a part of The Big Busk, where hundreds of young SYO musicians and alumni will surprise the city with pop up performances around Sydney CBD.


The Big Busk is an opportunity for SYO to raise funding towards the SYO Enterprise Fund, which supports business infrastructure and contributes to the purchasing and maintenance of orchestral equipment and instruments.


We are calling on SYO Alumni to join us in this event. Bring your instrument into the city and play alongside an SYO orchestra. It is a unique opportunity to continue your journey with SYO and to reconnect with fellow alumni.


Date: Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Times: 12:30pm - 2:00pm 

Venue: Martin Place, Sydney CBD

Instruments: Strings, Woodwind, Brass, Percussion

SYO will endeavour to include all interested alumna in the project, space permitting

Alumna will play in with the 2018 SYO Philharmonic conducted by Brian Buggy OAM.


For your involvement, SYO will provide you with an SYO T-shirt, to be worn during the project. 

Part allocations and PDF copies of music will be provided to selected alumni ahead of the event. 

Repertoire TBC (repertoire will be consistent with current SYO Philharmonic playing standards. Click here to view their 2018 program).

Alumni Musician's Details

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SYO Staff will do their best to include all interested alumni in the project, however due to spacial restrictions in the performance venues, we trust you will understand that places are limited. 

By expressing your interest in this project, you are agreeing to pass on valid and relevant Working with Children information should SYO Management request it.