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WE MOVED! Also, PHONE LINE DOWN!

Hello! We moved our office from the 6th floor of the AIM Exchange building to the 4th floor of the AIM Exchange building. Same location, different office. We are now neighbors with the Omaha Symphony offices! This also means our phone line hasn’t been moved downstairs yet, so if you’ve left a voicemail in the … Continue reading “WE MOVED! Also, PHONE LINE DOWN!”

Let’s Kick Off our 60th Season with a BANG!

It’s our 60th Anniversary! Help us continue growth in young musicians! Your donation dollars go towards providing our kids the individual attention they need on their instrument throughout the year through SECTIONAL COACHING by professional musicians. Your generous gift goes towards funding a SCHOLARSHIP for someone who may not have the opportunity to play without … Continue reading “Let’s Kick Off our 60th Season with a BANG!”

OAYO Swag for sale!

Looking for graduation presents? Any spring birthdays out there? (Mine is!) Need an end of the year gift for your musician? We have items on sale for the spring!  These will make perfect gifts for your OAYO musician, an aspiring musician, a sibling, alums who want memorabilia,  ANYONE and EVERYONE!  Check out our items HERE! Orders … Continue reading “OAYO Swag for sale!”

Concerto Competition!

The Omaha Area Youth Orchestras Concerto Competition is an opportunity to perform before a panel of judges, receive written comments and compete for one opportunity to perform as a soloist with Youth Symphony during the 2018-2019 season. The OAYO Concerto Competition is limited to musicians who are members of the Omaha Area Youth Orchestras in BOTH the season in which they audition and the … Continue reading “Concerto Competition!”

Senior Scholarships

OAYO SENIORS APPLY FOR THE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE THROUGH OAYO Application deadline: On-line applications for both Scholarships are due no later than Thursday, March 1, 2018.  Paper Applications may be requested from the OAYO office, but also must be completed and returned to the OAYO office no later than Thursday, March 1, 2018.  No exceptions … Continue reading “Senior Scholarships”

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 2018-2019 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”