DVD - QYO Finale

The 2016 QYO Finale DVD is now available for pre-purchase to QYO members and their families. More info here.

2017 Membership Fees

To accept a position, the membership fee or deposit must be paid by Mon 21 Nov 2016. More info here. 

Mahler 5

QYO’s 50th anniversary year will conclude with a 150-member Alumni Orchestra featuring soloist Diana Doherty. More info here. 

Morning Music

Enjoy an hour of music performed to you by the latest generation of young Queensland musicians in the Old Museum. 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



A big thank you to all our volunteers and especially to some of our long term orchestra volunteers for whom QYO’s 50th anniversary year is their last with the organisation.

Special thanks to Col and Joy Barnes-Scott (17 years), Rob Bigalla (13 years), Kirsty Oxlee (7 years), Ian Davies (5 years), Sue Stevens (5 years), Coralie Hall (4 years), Greg Lloyd (4 years) and Karen Ewer (3 years).