Support the Musicians of the Future

SYO is a place where, through music, talented young instrumentalists come together to grow, to learn and to contribute to Australia’s cultural landscape. Help us build the foundation for a community of music lovers and Australia’s very best professional musicians.’


Our programs include:

Weekly orchestral training in a selection of 12 orchestras and ensembles

Accessible public performances of the core classical music repertoire

Outreach programs across NSW

International touring

Scholarships for financial disadvantage and merit

Theory & musicianship classes

Leadership and ensemble opportunities for young musicians

Sydney’s only Music Summer School


Every gift over $2 is tax deductible

and will support the SYO program of

Excellence and Opportunity for young

musicians across New South Wales.




Sydney Youth Orchestra Inc.

BSB: 032 100

ACCOUNT:  142467

ABN: 63 886 284 698

182 Cumberland Street
The Rocks NSW 2000

Phone: +61 2 9251 2422
Fax: +61 2 9251 2722



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Community Outreach and Touring

“An orchestra is far more than an artistic structure…it builds a spirit of solidarity, a brotherhood, it develops self-esteem and fosters ethical and aesthetic values”
– Jose Antonio Abreu, Founder El Sistema

Sydney Youth Orchestras is committed fostering a love of music though our broader community and nurture all young musicians. We honour this commitment by raising funds to:


  • Provide concerts for disadvantaged communities across NSW



  • Identify and offer talent development programs for young musician regional NSW via SYO State and regional memberships


  • Keep concert ticket prices low to ensure the whole community can access live classical music


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Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible in Australia.

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