Make Mother’s Day with Jazz at The Maj – Oh, Lady Be Good!

Take a Quickstep back into a bygone era of style and glamour! Join special guest vocalist Victoria Newton (WAYJO member 1987-89), the WAYJO Tuesday Night Orchestra, 7-8 May Downstairs at The Maj.

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Jump into Jazz at the 2021 WAYJO Season Launch

WAYJO launches its 2021 season in a free show at Lyric Lane Sat 27 March, 4pm. Season show tickets go on sale 10am, Mon 29 Mar.

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Young Women in Jazz 2019

WAYJO Celebrate 7-Years of ‘Young Women in Jazz’ for International Women’s Day

Returning for its 7th year, Young Women in Jazz is open to female identifying instrumentalists aged 14-25. 2021 Registrations close 16 April.

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2021 WAYJO Composer Residencies Open

Offering young Australian composer commissions & artistic mentorship, 2021 WAYJO Composer in Residence applications open 9.00am Monday 8 March, 2021 & close Fri 30 Apr 5pm AWST!

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WAYJO Management Vacancies

The WA Youth Jazz Orchestra (WAYJO) are currently advertising two management roles. Applications for General Manager close Mon 8 Mar - and Events & Logistics Manager, Mon 12 Mar.

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WAYJO Announces the Resignation of General Manager

Since joining WAYJO some five years ago, Mr Keen has brought energy and passion to the role, growing the profile and reach of WAYJO considerably.

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Introducing WAYJO Club

Due to the pandemic, WAYJO cannot hold auditions for 2021. Instead, check out WAYJO Club. Applications close 5pm Mon 15 Feb 2021!

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NAIDOC Week

WAYJO Visits Abmusic

Read about WAYJO's recent visit to Abmusic, and find ways to celebrate 2020 NAIDOC week, 8-15 November!

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Linda May Han Oh - Bass

‘Oh So Exciting’ New Works presented by WAYJO at Perth International Jazz Festival 2020

The WAYJO MinterEllison Monday, plus Tuesday & Wednesday Night Orchestras, are proud to present classic and contemporary jazz at the eight annual Perth International Jazz Festival.

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WAYJO presents Jazz New and Old Under the Stars

Perth’s WA Youth Jazz Orchestra (WAYJO) return to the beautiful Quarry Amphitheatre with Jazz Under the Stars, Friday 27 November from 7.30pm.

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WAYJO Holds a Royal Flush of Sellout Shows

In a time where pandemic shutdowns are causing the blues, jazz seems to reign supreme with Perth ticket buyers.

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WAYJO Goes Underground

Introducing WAYJO Live @ Lyric’s Underground, a series of jazz concerts followed by a jam session held first Sunday of the month at Lyric’s Underground – a stone’s throw from 8th Avenue and Maylands train station.

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