Armidale Youth Orchestras has an annual program of events which includes Sawtell Music Camp, Garden Party, Armidale Eisteddfod, school performances and a major performance at Lazenby Hall.


Term I 2019
Tuesday 5 February - First Rehearsal back
Friday 22 to Sunday 24 February – Sawtell Annual Music Camp with Guest Conductor Ben Castle
Tuesday 2 April - Final Rehearsal Term I
Sunday 7 April – Garden Party

Term II
Tuesday 30 April - Term II Rehearsals commence
Week of 27 May – Armidale Eisteddfod (AYSO only)
Tuesday 4 June - Armidale Eisteddfod Band Night (AYO and AYWE only)
Thursday 20 June – Walk through the Orchestra (AYO only)
Tuesday 25 June - Final Rehearsal Term II

Term III
Tuesday 23 July - Term III Rehearsals commence
Sunday 18 August – AYO GALA CONCERT
Tuesday 24 September - AYO and NECOM Showcase (AYO Sinfonia, AYO Symphonic Winds)

Term IV
Tuesday 15 October - Term IV Rehearsals commence
Tues 12 November - AYSO Daytrip
Sunday 17 November - AYO Daytrip
Tuesday 19 November - Auditions for new players to AYO/AYSO/AYWE