Fairbanks Youth Orchestras
Sign up for the 2016-17 season:
Audition excerpts are available for Youth Symphony and Concert Orchestra
Auditions are at the UAF music building on September 9 and 10. Wind Ensemble does not have auditions, but will start September 12.
Great concerts by our Youth Symphony for Friendship Day, and by all of our orchestras at Pioneer Park for Halloween Trick or Treat Town!
The Fairbanks Youth Orchestras was started by Gordon Wright and Inga-Lisa Wright in 1970 with
18 string players. Read more about the early FYO on our history
page.The Fairbanks Youth Orchestras (FYO) is a non-profit organization under the auspices of the Fairbanks
Symphony Association. Four
youth ensembles make up the Fairbanks Youth Orchestras: Wind Ensemble, String Orchestra,
Concert Orchestra & Youth Symphony. Rehearsals and final orchestra concerts are on the University of
campus, in the Fine Arts Complex
if at 8 AM Saturday morning the temperature is -40 F or colder.
In the News
|| Listen to sound clips from the Fairbanks Youth Orchestras.|
|| YouTube videos of recent concert performances.|