Category: News

Trinity Orchestra – Dark Side of the Moon

Trinity Orchestra performed at the Electric Picnic on Saturday 1st September with a reprise of Pink Floyd’s album, Dark Side of the Moon. Click below to view July’s performance on Youtube.

Being Young & Irish in 2012

President Higgins has launched Being Young and Irish, a consultation process with young people running from May to September that will culminate with a Presidency Seminar later this year. This is the first in...

Petition to Airlines

Following up on our email discussions earlier in the year, one of our members has brought to our attention that the International Federation of Musicians has created a petition to demand industry-wide standards on carrying...

Photography at DYO Aravon Chamber Music Course

Multi-instrumentalist, Josh, plays three instruments at once thanks to the digital photography afternoons that were introduced at the Dublin Youth Orchestras Chamber Music Courses at Aravon School in Bray this summer. DYO run two...

Trintiy Orchestra: Dark Side of the Moon

On the 8th of July 2012 Ireland’s only entirely student-run orchestra, Trinity Orchestra, played a sold-out performance of their most adventurous and highly-anticipated musical project:- Pink Floyd’s iconic progressive rock album The Dark Side...

St Canice’s Co-Ed NS in Concert

Maytime Melodies A standing ovation for the Senior Orchestra of St Canice’s Co-Ed NS, Kilkenny was a fitting end to two wonderful nights of musical entertainment provided by over 400 primary school children in...

Carlow Youth Orchestra Trip to Belgium 2012

This year, members of Carlow Youth Orchestra were fortunate enough to go on a trip to Belgium, in collaboration with Greystones Youth Orchestra. We got the chance to perform in a concert in Auvelais,...