Queensland Youth Symphony



The Queensland Youth Symphony Concert Series includes three symphony concerts at the QPAC Concert Hall, the Strings Sensations Concert at the Old Museum Concert Hall and the popular QYO Finale Concert.

Subscribers of the Concert Series save up to 25% on individual tickets and have access to the best seats in the QPAC Concert Hall.

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Organ Symphony

Saturday 26 March 2011 7pm QPAC Concert Hall

Serge Prokofiev: The Love for Three Oranges Symphonic Suite  
Allan Zavod: Oboe Concerto - World Premiere, Soloist: Diana Doherty
Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 - Organ Symphony

Romantic Impressions

Saturday 28 May 7pm QPAC Concert Hall

Joseph Twist: Pop Culture Parody– World Premiere
Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Soloist: Kristian Winther
Claude Debussy: Images from Iberia
Maurice Ravel: Daphnis & Chloe - Suite No. 2


Rite of Spring

Saturday 20 August 2011 7pm QPAC Concert Hall

Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances - Suite No. 3
Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor, Soloist: Dan Curro
Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

String Sensations

Sunday 23 October 2011 3pm Old Museum Concert Hall

String Sensations is the finals concert of the National Youth Competition (NYCC), Australia’s leading competition for string players up to 17. The three finalists play some of the most popular and challenging string concertos with the Queensland Youth Symphony.

The program and Soloists will be announced in September 2011.


QYO Finale

Saturday 29 October 2011 7pm QPAC Concert Hall

The QYO Finale Concert showcases the seven orchestras of QYO, more than 480 enthusiastic musicians aged 9 to 25: Queensland Youth Symphony, 2nd and 3rd Queensland Youth Orchestra, Big Band, Wind Symphony, Wind Ensemble and Junior String Ensemble join in for this great concert at the QPAC Concert Hall.

The program will be announced in October 2011.


How to subscribe

Call the friendly staff at QTIX on 136 246 to buy your subscription or print of the subscription order form.


Ticket Prizes

Subscriptions Adult Concession Full Time Student

A QTIX transaction fee applies to all subscription bookings.

All 5 concerts

$120 $95 $50
3 Concerts $80 $63 $30
Organ Symphony - Romantic Impressions - Rite of Spring


Subscriber benefits

Save: Approximately 25% on individual tickets.

Priority Seating: Access the best seats in the QPAC Concert Hall.

Invite a friend: Full Series subscribers receive an extra complimentary ticket to invite a friend to Concert 1, 2 or 3.

Jump the queue: Tickets are posted to you prior to the concerts.

Ticket insurance: Lost your subscription ticket? Call QTIX 136 246 for a replacement.

Stay in touch: QYO keeps subscribers up to date with our Tutti newsletter, five times a year.