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Central Coast Youth Orchestra


The Central Coast Youth Orchestra (CCYO) comprises our top strings, brass, woodwind, percussion and keyboard players. The group performs regularly on the Central Coast and is our flagship ensemble, headlining the Premier Ensembles Concerts each term. They also perform regularly at community events and student concerts. Members of the Youth Orchestra may graduate to Symphony Central Coast by recommendation or audition. Past players have also graduated to the Australian Youth Orchestra as a result of their training in CCYO.

YOUTH ORCHESTRA Pre-requisites:
Woodwind: Minimum Grade 5
Brass: Minimum Grade 4/5
Percussion: Orchestral or Symphonic Wind Ensemble experience
Upper String: Grade 6
Lower String: Grade 4/5

Rehearsals: Tuesdays 5.00 - 7.00 pm
Location: Gosford Anglican Church, 3 Mann St
Conductor: Patrick Brennan
Entry is by Audition:  Candidates are required to present 1 unaccompanied piece and two scales. .
Register your interest here

Mission Statement

We seek to inspire our Central Coast community to engage in and value music as an integral part of life through comprehensive music education and artistic endeavour.