Armstrong Youth Orchestra

Armstrong Youth Orchestra

Founded in 2004, serving Savannah, Georgia and surrounding counties Learn More


  • No Rehearsal March 14th or 21st

    No Rehearsal March 14th or 21st

    There will be no orchestra rehearsal on March 14 or 21, 2020. Check our rehearsals page for the full schedule.

  • Save the Date: Spring Concert

    Save the Date: Spring Concert

    The Spring Concert for the Armstrong Youth Orchestra will be Monday, May 4, 2020 at 6:30 p.m..

Our Ensembles

String Orchestra Ensembles

Debut Strings Ensemble (DSE) is the entry-level string ensemble. Students should be at least a rising 2nd grader or age 7 by September 1st.

Serenade Strings Ensemble (SSE) is the second tier string ensemble, designed for beginning-level string musicians who have already played in an ensemble, or intermediate-level musicians new to orchestral playing.

Lyric Strings Ensemble (LSE) is the third tier string ensemble, and is intended for advanced beginner and intermediate level string students.

More About DSE More About SSE More About LSE

Full Orchestra Ensembles

Repertory Youth Orchestra (RYO), is a “full orchestra ensemble” (strings, plus woodwinds, brass, and percussion) for intermediate and advancing level musicians. RYO performs arrangements of standard classical orchestral repertoire at a graded Level 4.

The Armstrong Youth Orchestra (AYO) is the most advanced ensemble in our Armstrong Youth Orchestra Program. Students in this ensemble are ready to learn major symphonic repertoire instead of student arrangements.

More About RYO More About AYO

Spring Rehearsals

Spring Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsals for the Spring 2020 semester have begun!

Visit our rehearsals page for a schedule of rehearsal dates and concert performances for our string and orchestra ensembles.