The Committee of Wellington Youth Orchestras Inc provides governance for our two Wellington-based symphonic youth orchestras.

The aims of Wellington Youth Orchestras Inc are:

  • To educate youth in the Provincial District of Wellington in musical appreciation as applied to orchestral music
  • To provide the opportunity for youth to play in a symphony orchestra and to encourage young amateurs in symphonic music
  • To provide performances by members of the orchestra or other artists.

The Committee:

Grant Crowley – Chair
Jonathan Ravens – Secretary
Heather McCauley – Treasurer

Cindy Young Waldron – WYO Manager
Caroline Heath – WYS Manager
Brendan Agnew – NZSO Representative
Vacant – NZSM Representative
Mark Carter – ex officio member, WYO Music Director
Chris van der Zee – ex officio member, WYS Music Director

Parent Representatives: Nadja Mijatovic-Sekicki, Regina Nispel
WYO Player Representatives: TBC
WYS Player Representatives: TBC

To contact orchestra managers and admin please see here.