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AYO Orchestral Career Development

Aimed at young musicians on the cusp of their professional career, AYO Orchestral Career Development acts as a springboard for those wanting to pursue performance at an elite level, and provide a critical link to some of the country’s leading professionals. Who better to guide you in your journey to becoming an orchestral player than the people who have achieved it for themselves?


Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
String Fellowships

What’s involved?

This challenging program begins with one-on-one coaching from your Melbourne Symphony Orchestra mentor, and culminates in an audition for casual engagement with the MSO. Fellows can be invited to participate in Stage 2 of the fellowship which offers professional engagement with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra as a casual musician.


Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
Orchestral Fellowships

What’s involved?

Receive valuable mentoring from a member of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, and refine the skills and knowledge you need to confidently enter the world of orchestral music as a professional musician. Your mentor will guide you through preparation for an audition, and provide unique, one-on-one coaching in concerto and excerpt workshops.