Dublin Youth Orchestras wish to appoint a conductor to the Symphony Orchestra. This will be a long-term appointment with a rolling one-year contract. 

The Symphony Orchestra has 50 to 70 players ranging in age from 16 to 19 of approximately grade 7 and up. Their orchestra currently has a full range of symphonic instruments with the following composition: 36 string players, 11 wind players, 5 brass players and 1 percussionist.

Candidates who are interested in this position should submit a short CV with their qualifications and conducting experience with particular reference to experience conducting teenagers to info@dyo.ie by Friday 6th January 2023.  In addition, they should include a written outline of what they would bring to the Symphony Orchestra.

Further detailed information about the Symphony Orchestra available on request to General Manager at info@dyo.ie or 083 403 6030 or at www.dyo.ie.

  • Auditions 15th May 2022. Stay tuned !!
Welcome to the website of the Dublin Youth Orchestras. DYO has a membership of almost 400 young players who perform in one of our four orchestras:

Junior Strings which comprises string players only, aged between 9 and 12.

Intermediate Orchestra strings, woodwind, brass and percussion. Players aged between 11 and 17.

Concert Orchestra with players aged between 13 and 17.

Symphony Orchestra for senior players from 15 years old.