Motivating emerging young performers, age 14-25, through a diverse and challenging repertoire of orchestral music, providing the highest quality orchestral training in a stimulating and rewarding environment.
We have found a home at the new Newcastle Museum, Workshop Way, Honeysuckle where open rehearsals take place on Saturday mornings, 10am-1pm, during the school term.
Throughout the year, the Newcastle Youth Orchestra perform four large concerts for the Newcastle community at various indoor and outdoor locations. The chamber ensembles within the orchestra also present four chamber music concerts at our proud hosts, the Newcastle Museum.
With an emphasis on music education and quality music, it is fitting that the orchestra is taken by some of the leading music educators in the Hunter, and Australia.