Welcome to Austin Youth Orchestra!

Mission Statement

Austin Youth Orchestra Academy is organized to provide an exceptional music education experience to the members of the orchestras; produce artistic performances that enrich the lives of developing musicians, our community, and our region; and work cooperatively with public and private schools, and independent music teachers in a continuing effort to provide musical development for youth.

2022-2023 Season Concert and Rehearsal Schedule

Concert Schedule

October 23rd, 2022

Philharmonic Orchestra Only

Special Halloween Film Concert!

Austin High School

3:00 pm

December 5th, 2022

Concertante, Intermezzo, and Camerata Orchestras

Austin High School

6:30 pm

December 11th, 2022

Sinfonietta, Philharmonic, and Symphony Orchestras

Special guest conductor: Maestro Farkhad Khudyev

The University at Texas- Bates Hall

March 5th, 2023

Sinfonietta, Philharmonic, and Symphony Orchestras

Austin High School

3:00 pm

May 1st, 2023

Prelude, Concertante, Intermezzo, and Camerata Orchestras

Austin High School

6:30 pm

May 7th, 2023

Sinfonietta, Philharmonic, and Symphony Orchestras

Special guest conductor: Maestro Peter Bay

The University at Texas- Bates Hall

4:00 pm (tentative)

Rehearsal Schedule

September 12th

September 19th

September 26th

October 3rd

October 10th

October 17th

October 31st (tentative)

November 7th

November 14th

November 21st (no practice)

November 28th

December 5th (last rehearsal of 2022)

January 9th (all orchestras except Prelude starts)

January 23rd (Prelude Orchestra starts)

January 30th

February 6th

February 13th

February 20th

February 27th

March 6th

March 13th (no rehearsal)

March 20th

March 27th

April 3rd

April 10th

April 17th

April 24th

May 1st (final rehearsal day)

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AYO Scholarships

The Austin Youth Orchestra and Academy offers a limited number of scholarships.

Those in financial need may apply by using this application and process.

For more information please contact:

Ana Maria Solis-Herrera

Organizer

MsSolis-Herrera@AustinYouthOrchestra.org


Fidencio Solis

Organizer

mr.solis@AustinYouthOrchestra.org


Alex Burch

Administrative Coordinator

aburch@AustinYouthOrchestra.org

Mailing Address

AYO and AYOA

PO Box 5385

Austin, Texas 78763


Physical Address

Austin High School

1715 W Cesar Chavez St

Austin, TX 78703