Audition Results

The final date for accepting offers is Mon 24 Nov. Click here to pay 2015 Membership Fees and here for 2015 Scholarship applications. More info News.

2014 Finale DVD

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

The Prodigy Collective

QYO and QPAC are proud to present a Festival of Youth Orchestras, with over 250 musicians taking part from Australia and New Zealand. 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



Please contact the office if you do not receive your audition result letter by Monday 17 November. The final date for acceptances of offers with deposit or full fee payments is Monday 24 November. Auditions for 2015 have now ended, but if you are interested in becoming a QYO member in 2015, please contact the office, or see the ‘vacancies list’ on this website from mid-December.

Read our latest Tutti Newsletter here

Congratulations to all of QYO’s musicians who performed so brilliantly in this year’s sold-out QYO Finale concert, sponsored by Peabody Energy. Thank you to all of the volunteers and other QYO staff including conductors, tutors and office staff who contributed to a great event.