Community Stories

Shop with OAYO for the Holidays! Gift Cards:

Raise money for OAYO while you shop! For every gift card you purchase, businesses will donate a portion of your total to OAYO.   ShopWithScrip is a fun way to benefit you and your favorite musical non-profit organization! How to get your gift cards: Step 1: Print the order form HERE. Step 2: Fill out … Continue reading “Shop with OAYO for the Holidays! Gift Cards:”

Shop OAYO Merchandise for the Holidays!

Musicians, still looking for things to add to your Christmas lists? Parents, trying to come up with a few extra gifts for musicians? We have items on sale for the holidays!  These will make perfect gifts for your OAYO musician, an aspiring musician, a sibling, alums who want memorabilia,  ANYONE and EVERYONE!  Check out our … Continue reading “Shop OAYO Merchandise for the Holidays!”

Prelude Strings Online Registration NOW OPEN!

Prelude Strings registration is now open for the 2018 session.  The deadline to register is January 15th.  Rehearsal dates are January 20 – March 3.  The final concert will be held on March 10.  Six sites are available:  Skinner Elementary, South HS, Buffett MS, Kirn MS, Sharon North Jones (SNJ) Music Studio and Omaha Conservatory … Continue reading “Prelude Strings Online Registration NOW OPEN!”

Medical Authorization Form

Hello! Sometimes accidents happen. We need to know what your wishes are concerning a medical emergency. Hopefully we never need to use any of the information, but we’d rather be safe than sorry. Please read and provide your electronic signature on this form. If you have any questions or concerns please call the office: 402-238-2044 … Continue reading “Medical Authorization Form”

Media Consent & Release

Throughout the 2017-2018 concert season, musicians may be highlighted in efforts to promote the Omaha Area Youth Orchestras (OAYO) activities and achievements. For example, musicians may be featured in grant applications and/or to increase a public awareness of OAYO through newspapers, radio, TV, social media platforms, CDs, videos, displays, brochures and other types of media. … Continue reading “Media Consent & Release”

News for the New Season! 2017-2018

New for the 2017-18 Season 30 days to beginning of the rehearsal season! Sunday, August 20th Rehearsals Begin! Youth Symphony, Youth Philharmonic, Youth Debut Orchestra, Youth Concert Strings What is new for the Fall 2017 Season? 3 Ensembles will rehearse at UNO-Strauss on Sundays! Youth Symphony and Youth Philharmonic return to UNO and are joined … Continue reading “News for the New Season! 2017-2018”

Amazon Smile for your Father’s Day needs!

  Learn how to earn AmazonSmile donations with Mother’s Day shopping Father’s Day is Sunday, June, 18th. Have you gotten your gifts yet? Shop at and Amazon will donate to Omaha Area Youth Orchestra Inc. Amazon has a large variety of gifts that are perfect for Father’s Day including electronics, gadgets, clothing, and more. … Continue reading “Amazon Smile for your Father’s Day needs!”