FOR THE LOVE OF MUSIC
TYO delivers music education, development and performance programs to Tasmanian musicians and singers aged five to 25. Our vision is for Tasmania to be a vibrant, unique place for classical music, where young people thrive. Join us!

AUDITION FOR TYO 2023!

Audition registrations for 2023 TYO instrumental ensembles and orchestras are open! Learn more and register now! Registrations close on 13 November.

(Love to sing? An audition is not required for TYO Chorales. Register now for 2023!)

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THE TASMANIAN YOUTH ORCHESTRA

TYO's flagship ensemble: the home of Tasmania's exceptional young classical musicians and an outstanding annual performance series.

TYO INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLES

From the fun of entry-level strings to the challenge of advanced chamber ensembles, TYO has catered ensemble entry points to suit every stage of youth musical development.

TYO TASMANIAN CHORALES

Sing, perform, develop great vocal technique and musicianship – and experience the joys of choral artistry and exceptional collaborations. Junior and Youth chorale options: no auditions required.

ABOUT US

Founded in 1965 as a single orchestra, Tasmanian Youth Orchestras today includes three orchestras, specialist ensembles and two chorales. TYO programs are led and supported by an exceptional artistic team of conductors and specialist tutors. 

TYO seeks to deliver programs of outstanding quality and benefit – increasing musical participation, providing pathways to professional careers and growing lifetime musicians and supporters of the arts. TYO’s programs provide musical pathways for a wide range of participants, from those new to ensemble music, through to accomplished youth musicians who are already experienced performers.