Fairbanks Youth Orchestras
Our Spring Concert is May 7, 2017 at 4 pm at the UAF Davis Concert Hall. Hear our four groups perform!
There will be a concert featuring String Orchestra, Youth Wind Ensemble, and Concert Orchestra at Chena Hot Springs on April 22, at 2 PM. Bring your swimsuit and a towel!
The Fairbanks Youth Orchestras was started by Gordon Wright and Inga-Lisa Wright in 1970 with
18 string players. Read more about the early FYO on our history
page.The Fairbanks Youth Orchestras (FYO) is a non-profit organization under the auspices of the Fairbanks
Symphony Association. Four
youth ensembles make up the Fairbanks Youth Orchestras: Wind Ensemble, String Orchestra,
Concert Orchestra & Youth Symphony. Rehearsals and final orchestra concerts are on the University of
campus, in the Fine Arts Complex
if at 8 AM Saturday morning the temperature is -40 F or colder.
In the News
listen to FYO sound clips.