AYO Orchestral Career Development

Aimed at young musicians on the cusp of their professional career, the AYO Orchestral Career Development programs act as a springboard for those wanting to pursue performance at an elite level, providing participants with the skills to establish a diverse and successful career in music.


What’s involved in 2022?

From the minute you arrive at AYO National Music Camp, you’ll experience a whirl of new faces and first encounters with Australia’s greatest best young players, composers, sound engineers and music journalists. With an action-packed schedule it’s important that your focus is on the program at hand. Rest assured you will be well looked after, allowing you to concentrate on your preparation and performance. . We provide airport transfers, comfortable shared accommodation and three meals per day for every camp attendee.


Meet Phoebe and Hayasa, two participants in the AYO Orchestral Development program in 2019! These two young musicians took part in the MSO Fellowship, receiving coaching from musicians of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra before doing a casual audition for MSO at the culmination of the program. Hear about their experience in this article. Read more.