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.

Next event in January 28, 2017 8 45 -18000

Regular Saturday Rehearsals

2016-17 Special Event Schedule

GBYO 55th Anniversary Jazz Concert featuring The Rex Cadwallader Trio

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 3:00 pm
Greenfield Hill section of Fairfield, CT

Join us for this special house concert celebrating 55 years of GBYO! Space is limited so please RSVP! Click for more information. Alumni and supporters welcome! 

Peter and the Wolf

Sunday, April 2, 2017, 3:00 pm
Arnold Bernhard Center for the Arts, 600 University Ave, Bridgeport, CT

Live music and dance with New England Ballet Company. Original choreography performed to the classic score of Peter & the Wolf! Don't miss this unique and special performance! Tickets only $10!

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2016-17 Special Concert Schedule

GBYO Concerto Competition

NEW DATE: Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 7 pm
FREE CONCERT @ Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT

Principal musicians compete for chance to Solo at Spring Concert.

GBYO and FCCC Concert

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 12:00 pm
Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Rd., Fairfield, CT

FREE CONCERT featuring GBYO String Orchestra and Fairfield County Children's Choir.

Earth Day Concert

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 1:00 pm
Fairfield Warde High School, 755 Melville Ave., Fairfield, CT


2016-17 Regular Concert Schedule

Winter Concert

Sunday, March 5, 2017, 3:00 pm
Klein Auditorium, 910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, CT

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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