The Fort Worth Youth Orchestra
For young musicians from the entire north Texas area.
August 24, 2014 Open House Celebrating our 50th Anniversary Year
Open House 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Orchestra Hall, 4401 Trail Lake Drive
Tour Orchestra Hall! Home of the FWYO for 41 years
Visit our Instrument Petting Zoo!
Listen to 180 young musicians as they rehearse great classical music!
Join in a Musical Craft Fair for all ages!
Ring toss games! Prizes!
Hot Dogs, Tacos, Sno cones and more!
The community is invited to share this milestone with us!
September 1 - Labor Day Retreat for YO musicians
September 27 - Day in the District SO and JSO Performance
October 12 - College Fair at Orchestra Hall
October 19 - Philharmonic and Youth Orchestra FW Opera, TCU Chorale and Texas Boys Choir
October 23 - SO and JSO at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Cliburn Soloist
Although the regular application deadline has passed, we accept applicants on a rolling basis until the program is full. Further program details and the application are available under the Auditions Tab above. Please submit your application and you will be contacted by email to set up an audition date and time.
Orchestra Hall 4401 Trail Lake Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76109
Save the Date
February 21, 2015
Maestro Musicale at the Classic Car and Caliope Museum in Fort Worth
A grand 50th celebration for all to enjoy. Details will be announced soon.
FWYO is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is investing in the future of music and the next generation of leaders.
Louise Canafax, Dear Board Member and Music Educator passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2013. The Board of Directors have established a Scholarship in her name. The Louise Canafax Scholarship was announced at the recent Bass Hall Concert celebrating our 48th Season. We have been fortunate to have had Louise Canafax serve on our Board for many years. She is a spirit that we will honor through this scholarship. Funeral is scheduled for Wed., March 27 at 2 pm at First Methodist Church downtown Fort Worth.