Travel Insurance

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Download the PDF file . Download the tour insurance policy here. NB – please scroll through all 31 pages to read the full document.

Final concerts in 2017-18 season

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Perth Youth Orchestra are putting the finishing touches to their 2017-2018 season. They were invited to represent Perth, along with the Julie Young Dance school, to take part in the International Youth Band Festival. This week (23rd August) they travel to Edinburgh for a concert in Greyfriars Kirk. For almost forty years their concert …

Jenny is selected again for BBC Youth Ensemble

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PYO Trumpeter Jenny Whitaker has again been selected for the BBC Youth Ensemble and will Perform in the first night of the Proms in the Albert Hall on July 13th. After auditions across the UK, BBC selected 26 musicians aged 16-25 and Jenny (16) is one of only 6 trumpets to have been selected. …

D. Eoin Bennet Awards – 2018

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Congratulations to our three soloists who were presented with the D. Eoin Bennet Award – named in memory of the orchestra’s conductor from 1967-2000. (L-R) Jess McFarlane, Sophie Chisholm and Shona Rae with PYO conductor, Mr Allan Young.

PYO uniform

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Please find details of how to get your PYO Uniform Download here. Download the PDF file . Contact – Mary Woodhead – uniform@perth-youth-orchestra.org.uk

D. Eoin Bennet Soloists’ Award

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Well done to the this year’s D. Eoin Bennet Soloist Award winners. L-R Hilary Whitaker (PYO President), Allan Young (Conductor), Erin Bathgate (french horn), Emma Ritchie (cello) and Gordon Much (adjudicator).

Concerto soloists announced 2017

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Well done to everyone who took part in Tuesday’s concerto auditions. It was a lovely concert. And congratulations to the successful candidates Erin Bathgate on French Horn and Emma Ritchie on cello. Erin (Kinross High) will be playing the 3rd movement of Mozart’s concerto no 2 for Horn. Emma (Perth High) will be playing …