2019-2020 Austin Youth Orchestra Season Information
Your child has an exciting and rare opportunity on the afternoon of Saturday, October 19.
The Austin Symphony Orchestra and AYO are presenting a Master Class by cellist Matt Haimovitz. Mr Haimovitz is appearing with the ASO that weekend in a performance of the Saint-Saens Cello Concerto in A minor. He has agreed to hear three cellists from the AYO symphony: Euna Scott, David Graf, and Dylan Monahan. They will play for Mr Haimovitz and then receive a thirty minute coaching from this world class artist.
This is a great opportunity for all of us, please plan to bring your young musician to this event.
Master Class with cellist Matt Haimovitz
Saturday, October 19, 2019
The Long Center
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
There is no admission charge.
Saturday September 21, 2019 Palmer Events Center AYO Philharmonic Orchestra
Friday September 27, 2019 Texas State University Info AYO Symphony Orchestra
Sunday October 20, 2019, 3:00 pm Austin High PAC AYO Orchestras
Sunday December 8, 2019, 3:00 pm Austin High PAC AYO Orchestras
Monday December 9, 2019, 6:30 pm Austin High PAC AYO Academy Orchestras
Sunday March 1, 2020, 3:00 pm Austin High PAC AYO Orchestras
Saturday March 7, 2020, 12:00 pm TBD AYO Academy Orchestras
Sunday May 3, 2020, 3:00 pm Austin High PAC AYO Orchestras
Monday May 4, 2020, 6:30 pm Austin High PAC AYO Academy Orchestras
Special Curricular Events (all students are welcome to attend)
Saturday October 19, 2019, 1:00 pm Austin Symphony Master Class with Cellist Matt Haimovitz
Saturday March 7, 2020, 1:00 pm Austin Symphony Master Class with Violinist Vadim Gluzman
and Cellist Wendy Warner
AYO Sinfonietta practices on Monday from 7:15 to 8:30 at O.Henry Middle School, beginning August 26, 2019
AYO Philharmonic & Symphony practice on Mondays from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Austin High School, beginning August 26, 2019
The Academy Orchestras, Concertante, Intermezzo and Camerata, practice from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at O. Henry Middle School, beginning September 9, 2019
Beginning with the 2019-2020 year, the Austin Youth Orchestra includes the AYO Academy. The AYO Academy facilitates orchestras which focus on technique and repertoire the Concertante, Intermezzo and Camerata orchestras. The rehearsals for the Academy orchestras are on Monday evenings at 6 pm at O. Henry Middle School.
For Information Regarding Concertante, Intermezzo, Camerata and Prelude Orchestras
Ana Maria Solís-Herrera
AYO and AYOA
PO Box 5385
Austin, Texas 78763