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AYO CEO AND BOARD DIRECTOR AWARDED QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY HONOURS

Wednesday 14th July, 2021

FINDING THE STORY IN THE MUSIC

Wednesday 14th July, 2021
AYO Composition alumni, Alexander Voltz has been busy lately. Between juggling new commissions and opening a brand-new opera in his hometown of Brisbane, Alexander chatted to us a bit about his inspirations and what drew him to the art of composition.

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THE OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFETIME

Friday 11th June, 2021
Clarinettist Oliver Crofts shares his AYO story, and tells us why opportunities such as National Music Camp are so important for young instrumentalists.

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THE PERCUSSIONIST AND THE BAKER

Friday 11th June, 2021
AYO percussionist Carissa Soares has two strong passions—both of which involve getting creative and sharing with a community. This Perth-based musician has fallen in love with marimba and vibraphone and, at the same time, baking decadent desserts. We chatted to her about these passions and the overlap between orchestral music and her baking business.

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