…and at Home
In 2012 WAYO was also the first youth orchestra in the world to perform with Maestro Ennio Morricone in a sell-out performance at Burswood/Crown Theatre for the 2012 Perth International Arts Festival. This major event was one of the most successful in PIAF’s history.
In 2016 WAYO was the featured orchestra in the 2016 PIAF opening ‘Home’ to an audience of 30,000. The orchestra has previously performed at large major scale outdoor concerts around Perth including ten annual seasons since 2008 of a themed concert in Burswood Park, and collaborations with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra in King’s Park in 2005 and 2009.
WAYO has also performed with music theatre star, Lucy Durack, jazz vocalist, Grace Knight, and iconic pop band, The Whitlams, as well as the Joondalup Resort and Leeuwin Estate Concert Series’. In addition to large-scale concerts WAYO presents its renowned sell-out Children Concerts and Outreach Concerts to facilitate educational exchange, learning, and mentorship.