The AYO Orchestral Career Development programs provide you with a critical link and an effective stepping stone into a professional music career. In these specialised programs, you work closely with professional musicians and gain insights and career preparation that you can only get from being in a professional orchestral environment.

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
MSO String Fellowships

The MSO String Fellowships include workshops, development sessions and one-on-one coaching, culminating in an audition for casual engagement with the MSO as a professional musician.

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

Wind, Brass and Percussion Fellowships

The TSO Fellowships include intensive audition coaching, leading into a casual audition for the TSO. The second week of the fellowship includes the performance project TSO & AYO In Concert.

TSO & AYO In Concert

This annual concert project has become a season highlight in Hobart seeing AYO musicians join with the full Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra to perform exciting works for a large-scale orchestra.