The WA Youth Jazz Orchestra’s purpose is to engage and develop emerging jazz musicians, inspiring them to reach their greatest potential in musicianship and as contributors to society.


The Golden Age of Swing – SOLD OUT

Join WAYJO's MinterEllison Monday Night Orchestra, with special guest clarinet virtuoso Adrian Galante, Fri 6 & Sat 7 Aug.

WAYJO @ Jazz Freo

WAYJO Tuesday Orchestra head a FREE community concert at Jazz Freo, Sat 7 Aug from 3pm.

A Latin Explosion

Join WAYJO's Tuesday Night Orchestra, with special guests Steve Richter, Marcus Perozzi & Adolfo Chavez, Sat 28 Aug.

Stay Safe

In line with State Government requirements, we’d like to remind all visitors to Maylands Hall that you are required to check-in to the COVID-19 Contact Register. Scanable QR codes, manual sign-in sheets & hand sanitiser are provided at each entrance.

We recommend using the SafeWA app for easy check-in across many venues.
For more information, please visit safewa.health.wa.gov.au

Please visit wa.gov.au for all official advisories,
and healthywa.wa.gov.au/COVID19locations for WA exposure site lists.

The West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra (WAYJO) is one of Western Australia’s oldest performing arts companies, building the future of Australian jazz and offering outstanding opportunities for emerging jazz performers and composers.

WAYJO has been at the forefront of forging professional, contemporary big band, ensemble and solo jazz artists since 1983, with an impressive alumni including international jazz luminaries Linda May Han Oh, Dane Alderson, Troy Roberts and Mat Jodrell.