Community Stories

Honors Orchestra Online Registration is OPEN!

UPDATED 9.12.17!  The dates for October in the brochure are incorrect. The correct dates are Saturdays – October 7, 14, 21, 28.   Registration continues to be open for participation in the 2017 Honors Orchestra program.  This is an 8 week program open to string, woodwind, brass and percussion musicians in grades 5 through 8. … Continue reading “Honors Orchestra Online Registration is 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”

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!”

OAYO Students Share the Spotlight with The Piano Guys

Eight OAYO students joined The Piano Guys on the Orpheum stage on September 21, performing “Beethoven’s 5 Secrets” in front of a nearly sold out audience. To quote the review by the Omaha World Herald, “Part way through ‘Beethoven’s Five Secrets’, the video screen showed a symphony orchestra, which we appeared to hear until the … Continue reading “OAYO Students Share the Spotlight with The Piano Guys”