Community Stories

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!”

January Alumni & Community Musician Reading

Come play with OAYO! Our last Alumni Reading/Community Musician Reading for the year is coming up January 7th! Would you like to join us? Follow this link to register. It is so much fun to have former OAYO musicians and members of the musical community in the Omaha area join us for a rehearsal with … Continue reading “January Alumni & Community Musician Reading”

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”