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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”

Announcing the new OAYO website!

Welcome to the improved and re-imagined website for the Omaha Area Youth Orchestras. Please browse and discover the new format, offerings and functionality of OAYO’s home on the web. New features include:  1. ability to purchase tickets for any concert in the season and print your ticket at home, 2. capacity to see more pictures, … Continue reading “Announcing the new OAYO website!”

Coming Up: This Season’s Concerts

OAYO’s first concert of the season is October 20th at the UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center, featuring OAYO Chamber Ensembles. Experience UNO’s International Concert and get a sneak peak at the extraordinary talent of our musicians. Our four Audition-based Orchestras (YCS, YCO, YP, and YS) will dazzle audiences at our All-Orchestra Concert at the Holland … Continue reading “Coming Up: This Season’s Concerts”

Welcome to Season 58

The musicians of OAYO continue to be music stewards in our community and embody the true definition of music excellence. Each season’s repertoire is perfectly chosen to inspire audiences, challenge musicians, and create a sense of community. Musicians not only will experience essential orchestra repertoire, but they will have the chance to hear and play … Continue reading “Welcome to Season 58”