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The Queensland Youth Orchestra Big Band is part of the world-renowned Queensland Youth Orchestra (QYO) music program. The QYO Big Band is a 20-piece auditioned ensemble consisting of some of Queensland’s most talented young and emerging instrumental musicians performing music from a variety of big band jazz and swing genres. The members of the ensemble are students attending schools, universities and music conservatories aged between 15 and 22. The Big Band provides the musicians with opportunity to perform at a variety of community, educational, corporate and commercial engagements in venues such as QPAC, Brisbane City Hall and various Brisbane jazz clubs. The Big Band has performed with noted international artists such as James Morrison and Tom Burlinson. The ensemble is led by accomplished Musical Director, Mr Bohdan Davison, a noted a musician, music educator, and saxophonist.

Presented by QPAC with Principal Partner Heritage Bank