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Love Your Orchestras!

Take Action to Support the National Symphony Orchestra and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra RTÉ is undergoing a review of their orchestral provision by Helen Boaden, a former British broadcasting executive who spent more than...

Youth Orchestra Achievement Awards 2017

Development of the Youth Orchestra Award: Musica Fusion School of Music The Development of the Youth Orchestra Award recognises the efforts of member orchestras in promoting the growth and development of their orchestra. This...

Athenry Orchestras Composers in Residence 2018

Athenry Music School has had a composer in residence each year since its foundation in 2007. This year, they have 2 composers and an entire funk band partnered with their orchestra programmes. The Creation...

A Message from our New Chairperson, Clare Daly

“I am delighted to have recently been appointed to Chair IAYO and be given an opportunity to introduce myself in Newsnotes. I have been involved in orchestral music for all of my life as...

Touring Orchestra Call: North Stars Chamber Orchestra, USA

North Stars Chamber Orchestra is an elite group of classical instrumentalists from Washington State, USA. After successful concert tours in Lisbon 2015, Prague/Vienna 2016 and Finland 2017 (joined by local Conservatory players, performing works...