Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras

  • Welcome to the Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras!

  • Young artists make professional sound

  • Six Ensembles. One Love of Music.

  • A place to learn and grow.

  • Full orchestras from strings to percussion

  • GBYO Italy Tour Summer 2016

  • Saturday rehearsal

  • Music Made. Friendships Forged.

  • Share. Learn. Grow.

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2016-17 Special Event Schedule

Open Rehearsal

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 9:30 am-11:00 am. Tomlinson MS, Fairfield.

Join us to learn more about GBYO! Recommended for families interested in auditioning for the 2017-18 season.

Auditions for 2017-18 Season

Auditions for New Students

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 3 pm-9 pm. Tomlinson MS, Fairfield.

Click here to learn more about auditioning for GBYO. We welcome all instruments! We accept musicians from grades 5-12 into one of our 5 regular ensembles. Separate auditions are held for Jazz Ensemble.

Auditions for New & Returning Students

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 9 am - 4 pm. VIOLINS ONLYTomlinson MS.

August 28 - August 31, 2017, 3 pm - 9 pm. All instrumentsTomlinson MS.

Return your audition form today! Easy online access and audition fee payment!


2016-17 Regular Concert Schedule

Spring Concert

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 3:00 pm
Klein Auditorium, 910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, CT

For all concerts at The Klein, tickets available at or at The Klein one hour before show time. All six GBYO ensembles will perform.

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Pequot Library Lawn Concert - FREE!

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 3:00 pm
Pequot Library, Southport, CT

Support GBYO with a donation and help make the orchestra experience accessible to all!