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
Congratulations to Leanne McGowan who has been selected as the concerto soloist for the Queensland Youth Symphony’s first concert in 2017.
Leanne with perform Max Bruch’s ‘Scottish Fantasy’ for Violin and Orchestra. Concert 1 - which will be held at QPAC on Saturday 18 March, 7pm - will also feature Rimsky-Korsakov’s ‘Russian Easter Overture’ and Bartók’s ‘Concerto for Orchestra’.
Tickets for the 2017 QYS Concert Series will go on sale in mid February.