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About NSWYO                                     

The New South Wales Youth Orchestra is the first state youth orchestra of its kind in NSW. Our mission is to deliver exceptional orchestral training and performance experiences for young musicians through collaboration with leading orchestral musicians, conductors and educators.

NSWYO brings together many of the very best young musicians from Sydney and around NSW, to perform acclaimed concerts of the highest standard.



SAT 1 DEC 2018 

DVORAK Carnival Overture

PANTELIDIS The Everywhere Stretch

SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No.1 – Pianist Michael Kieran Harvey

MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition

SUN 19 AUG 2018 


MENDELSSOHN ViolinConcerto in A Minor – Anna Da Silva Chen – Violin

6 MAY 2018  

RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No.2 – Pianist Paul Chung

SHOSTAKOVITCH Symphony No.10 in E Minor

2nd December 2017 

GLINKA Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture

SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No.2 in F Major  ( Michael Kieran Harvey)-Piano

STRAVINSKY Petrushka (1911)

19th August 2017

BEETHOVEN Triple Concerto Op.56   (Anna Da Silva Chen) – Violin, (Vincent Lo) – Cello, 

(Paul Cheung)-Piano

MAHLER Symphony No.1 “Titan”

13 May 2017

BRAHMS Tragic Overture

POULENC Concerto for Two Pianos  ( Cowley Fu and Alexander Yau) , Piano

DVORAK Symphony No.8

3rd December 2016

ELGAR: Cello Concerto (HyungSuk Bae, Cello)

SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2 

28th August 2016

GRIEG: Piano Concerto (Simon Tedeschi, Piano)

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’

I7th May 2016

SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto  (Anna Da Silva Chen, Violin)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.6, ‘Pathétique’

28th November 2015

TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1 (David Fung, Piano)

SAINT-SAENS: Symphony No. 3, ‘Organ’

6th September 2015

BRAHMS: Academic Festival Overture

SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Concerto No.2 (Cowley Fu, Piano)

BRAHMS: Symphony No.2

 16th May 2015

GUSTAV MAHLER: Symphony No.5

7th December 2014

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.6, ‘Pastoral’

RAVEL: Alborada del gracioso

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Capriccio espagnol

SAINT-SAENS: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso (Josephine Chung, Violin)


31st August 2014

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5

BRAHMS: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello (Sun Yi, Violin; James sang-oh Yoo, Cello)


11th May 2014

BEETHOVEN: Fidelio Overture

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D Major (Ji Won Kim, Violin)

DVORAK: Symphony No.7