AYO Chamber Players

Immerse yourself in the intimate world of chamber music with AYO Chamber Players. This program offers intensive ensemble training and guidance from leading chamber musicians. Working with your mentors, you will study a range of repertoire with an ensemble, which will further develop your skills and lay the foundations for a successful career in small ensemble playing.

Program Tutors

Natsuko Yoshimoto   Eve Newsome

Patricia Pollett
Peter Luff

Patrick Murphy

Stephen Emmerson


What to expect on the program

Participants will join with their peers as part of a string quartet, piano trio, piano quartet, wind quintet or brass quintet, and be tutored by some of Australia’s leading chamber musicians.

What’s it like to be part of the AYO Chamber Players program? Check out some of our musicians in action, performing Mozart’s String Quartet No.22 live in concert at Musica Viva Festival in 2013. In this video one of the quartet’s violinists, Courtenay, takes us back to her time on the program.