Welcome to iayo.ie
The Irish Association of Youth Orchestras is the all-Ireland resource organisation for youth orchestras in Ireland.
Irish Youth Baroque Orchestra
Watch the video of the first edition of the Irish Youth Baroque Orchestra, held in July this year.
IAYO Annual General Meeting
The IAYO AGM will be held at 2pm on Sunday 8th October a the Ashling Hotel in Dublin. IAYO Members are invited to join us for lunch before the meeting. Contact the IAYO for details.
European Orchestra Festival 2018
Recruiting for a Marketing and Communications Officer
The Irish Association of Youth Orchestras is recruiting for a Marketing and Communications Officer to work at their office in Cork City. This is an opportunity for the successful candidate to contribute to the development of youth orchestras and youth music throughout Ireland with a wide, but manageable, portfolio of activity to a variety of stakeholders and the general public. Find out more and download an application pack here.
IAYO National Chamber Music Workshops
The Irish Association of Youth Orchestras invites applications for the 20th National Chamber Music Workshop from string, wind and brass players wishing to learn chamber music. Open to players from Grade 2 to Grade 5 standard, experience of chamber ensemble playing is not needed but players should be able to read music.
The workshop will take place in Sligo on the weekend of 14 and 15 October 2017. Both residential and non-residential places are available. Meals will be provided for all players.