West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra

192 Guildford Road, Maylands   (08) 9471 1950

“I can’t go anywhere and play with a youth jazz orchestra as good as WAYJO.” - James Morrison, award-winning trumpeter and WAYJO guest artist in 2008 & 2013.

In Brief
  • Arts: Music
In Detail

WAYJO is Australia’s leading youth jazz orchestra and one of the country’s cultural gems. It provides a unique experience for jazz musicians aged 14 to 25 who are the absolute cream of young jazz players from Western Australia and beyond.

Competition for places is fierce. Those who make it are amongst the nations best young players and are rewarded with career-defining experiences including touring, training, recording and performing with world-class guest artists.