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 by Youth Debut Orchestra.  Youth Concert Strings will still rehearse at Lewis & Clark on Monday evenings.

  • Youth Conservatory Orchestra has a NEW name and NEW rehearsal site.

Youth Conservatory” is now “Youth Debut” Orchestra and will rehearse at UNO-Strauss on Sundays.  No rehearsals will be held at Lewis and Clark Middle School on Sunday.

  • OAYO Webinars (on-line videos) and Trello Boards (on-line project management tool) will be available tools for volunteers and staff.  

We will have online tools and training on getting you the information you need!

We will provide contact information for parents to connect with one another for carpools and rehearsal communication!  Musicians want to hang out and meet up outside of rehearsal time? Reach out!*

*With permission of all parties. Consent/release form to follow.

  • Call to Action

Do you have a social media account? Do friends and family like interacting with your posts? Need to get away from all the drama and politics on Twitter and Facebook?  Let’s fill Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with smiling faces and beautiful instruments.  Help us share what’s going on in our community with your community! We will be providing QR codes to link you directly to our pages and #hashtags that you can use to connect with us. Have a photo to share? Tag us with a hashtag! If we like your posts, we may even share them from our pages!

#oayo #OayoRetreat #OayoRehearsal

Are you ready for the season to start? We are anxious to get back to rehearsing magnificent music with wonderful musicians!