Vacancies 2015

QYO has a small number of vacancies for 2015, please see the banner on this website for details.

2014 Finale DVD

The 2014 QYO Finale DVD is available for purchase here. Congratulations to all our musicians for their excellent performances.

2015 NYCC

Applications are now open for the 40th National Youth Concerto Competition (NYCC). More info here.


QYO is a world class youth orchestra organisation based in Brisbane, Australia. 7 orchestras and ensembles with 470 musicians aged from 8 to 24 perform over 50 concerts each year:

Queensland Youth Symphony
Queensland Youth Orchestra 2
Queensland Youth Orchestra 3
Junior String Ensemble
Wind Symphony
Wind Ensemble
Big Band



Rehearsals for all QYO orchestras and ensembles start on the weekend of Fri 30 Jan to Sun 1 Feb 2015.

The QYO Office is open Mon to Fri, 9 to 5 during school holidays and from Tue to Sat, 9 to 5 during school terms.

Auditions for 2015 have ended, but if you missed the auditions and are interested in becoming a QYO member in 2015, please see the ‘vacancies list’ on this website.