Welcome to the WCYO!

The Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra provides an opportunity for young musicians to develop their talents through the highest quality music education and performance opportunities.

The WCYO invites you to join us for our 2016-17 season!  For information on participation in a WCYO ensemble, please see the audition information below and browse our website to learn more about the WCYO organization and our programs.



Auditioning now!

Select auditions for all three WCYO ensembles – Symphony Orchestra, String Ensemble and Wind Ensemble – are held throughout the season, with primary auditions taking place in June for the following school year. Audition slots are available on December 1st and 8th by appointment – for violin, double bass, brass and timpani.

For information on the WCYO ensembles, the audition process and requirements, or to apply for an audition, click on Musician Notes above and see Auditions.  Please contact info@wctyo.org or (203) 894-8786 for additional information and to notify us of your interest in a fall audition.