Melbourne Youth Orchestras’ 50th Birthday Gala Concert and Fundraiser


Please note, this event takes place at Melbourne Town Hall


Melbourne Youth Orchestras conclude their 50th birthday celebrations with a Gala Concert, featuring their renowned Ensemble Program.

475 of Victoria’s finest young musicians will perform in nine ensembles featuring symphony orchestras, concert bands and string ensembles, all coming together in the Melbourne Town Hall for one special concert.

Melbourne Youth Orchestras Ensemble Program inspires young people to reach their potential, unleashing creativity and instilling a love of music which motivates life-long learning and participation.

Presented by Melbourne Youth Orchestras


Steven Hillinger Conductor Melbourne Youth Orchestra
Pat Miller Conductor Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra
David Le Guen Conductor Melbourne Youth Chamber Strings
Amberley Bremner Conductor Melbourne Youth Strings
Sarah Busuttil Conductor Alexandra Cameron Strings
Kieran Casey Conductor Melbourne Youth Junior Strings
Rick Plummer Conductor Melbourne Youth Wind Symphony
Joe O’Callaghan Conductor John Antill Youth Band
Erin Ellenburg Conductor Junior Concert Band
Phillip Sametz Master of Ceremonies


This production is part of the following series:

Melbourne Youth Orchestras

Since 1967, Melbourne Youth Orchestras (MYO) has been enriching young lives through the power of music.