NEWS

HOW EARLY IS EARLY PERFORMANCE?

Thursday 5th March, 2020
Historically informed performance is growing both in popularity and influence in the classical music world, thanks to scholar-performers like violinist Rachael Beesley. Words About Music participant Paige Gullifer spoke to her at National Music Camp.

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AYO ALUMNI STORIES

Tuesday 3rd March, 2020
It’s an inspiration to see how one generation of musicians paves the way for the next. AYO alumni can be found across the globe pursuing a broad and diverse range of careers. We have put together a number of recent achievements from our extended alumni network.

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TWO SIBLINGS, TWO SEASONS

Tuesday 3rd March, 2020
In 2000, cellist Pei-Sian Ng and his twin brother Pei-Jee Ng played in the Australian Youth Orchestra. This year Pei-Sian returns to AYO as a renowned soloist for AYO Autumn Season. 20 years later, siblings Charlotte and Jamie Miles are in their shoes! We caught up with them to hear what they are most looking forward to about this year’s orchestral seasons. Read more about their musical life.

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IN MEMORIAM | MONTY WAIN

Tuesday 3rd March, 2020
As we prepare to come together again for another season of concerts in April it is with great sadness and fond memories that the Australian Youth Orchestra pays tribute to the personal, musical and academic achievements of double bassist Monty Wain who passed away in February. Read more.

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