Next concert! ‘Mountain Kings and Other Things’ – Wed, Sept 19th, 7:30pm at Kavanagh College Auditorium.
Come along to our free ‘taster’ concert at Hanover Hall (the old Monkey Bar) 8.15pm on Friday 18th May for a night of jazz music presented by the Dunedin Youth Orchestra featuring the Dunedin Youth Jazz Orchestra and some local high school jazz talent. Entry: … Continue readingDYO presents: In Blue feat. DYJO
As part of the Dunedin Fringe Festival the Dunedin Youth Orchestra will be performing at the Dunedin Public Library’s event “Around the World in 80 Tales” on Saturday March 17. Family-friendly stories from around the world will be shared. Come along at 2pm to come see us perform … Continue readingAround the World in 80 Tales – Peter & the Wolf
Player registrations for 2018 have now closed. If you registered, keep an eye on your emails for audition and first rehearsal times. Also keep an eye on our website and facebook page for other important information, such as the Audrey Reid composition awards which are now open. … Continue readingRegistrations have closed for 2018
Player registrations for 2018 are open now until February 7 2018. Visit our ‘Join’ link and fill in the 2018 Registration Form (https://dyo.org.nz/register/). You will receive a confirmation email once you have registered. New players and some returning players will be required to audition. Emails … Continue readingRegistrations for 2018 open now!
The Dunedin Youth Orchestra would like to thank everyone who helped make 2017 a successful year. In addition to our regular two semester concerts we put on another two FREE concerts, allowing children and young adults to experience orchestral music in a relaxed and open environment. … Continue readingA successful 2017
Immortal Beloved The Dunedin Youth Orchestra 2017 semester 2 concert, conducted by Peter Adams, will be held at Knox Church on 23 September. The programme for this concert includes: Berlioz – Hungarian March from The damnation of Faust Nathaniel Otley – Canvas Bruch – Violin concerto No. 1 in G minor (soloist Nathaniel … Continue readingDYO presents: Immortal Beloved
Applications are now open for the 2017 Young Musicians Award. The purpose of the Award is to recognise outstanding achievement and commitment of Dunedin Youth Orchestra members. The two selected members of the orchestra will receive financial assistance to further their musical career. Recipients also … Continue reading2017 Young Musicians Award
Come along and explore the wild creatures of the earth with us. Enjoy the elegance of Tchaikovsky’s ‘Suite from Swan Lake’ before diving deep ‘In the Lair of the Cave Weta’ by New Zealand’s own Leonie Holmes. Marching our way through Anthony Ritchie’s ‘Procession’, we … Continue readingPeter and the Wolf & Other Creatures
Applications are now open for the Audrey Reid composition Award. This is an annual award for an orchestral composition with prize money donated by the former Audrey Reid Charitable Trust. The aim of the Audrey Reid Composition Prize is to foster and encourage orchestral composition … Continue readingApplications open for the Audrey Reid Composition Award