Executive Committee (Board)

President: Peter Geroff
Vice-President: John Matthews
Director of Music : John Curro AM MBE
Treasurer: Timothy Kuusik
Secretary: Theo Kotzas
Barbara Tobin
Victoria Whiting
Lana Johnston
Matthew Gamer
Nicky Griffith


Conductors

Queensland Youth Symphony (QYS):  John Curro AM MBE
Queensland Youth Orchestra 2 (QYO2):  Sergei V Korschmin
Queensland Youth Orchestra 3 (QYO3):  Dr Bradley Voltz
Junior String Ensemble (JSE):  Chen Yang
Wind Symphony (WS):  Warwick Potter
Wind Ensemble (WE):  David Law
Big Band (BB):  Bohdan Davison

For biographies of the conductors, please click here.


Administrative Staff

General Manager:  Geoff Rosbrook
Administrator:  Louise Robinson
Marketing Officer:  Naomi O'Reilly
Administrative Assistant: Joumanna Haddad
Venue Manager:  Alannah McFadzean
Venue Bookings Manager: Sandra Hall

We are currently (April 2018) recruiting for the position of Marketing and Events Officer, closing date 5 May 2018:

Position Description - Marketing and Events Officer  


Tutors I Auditioners I Judges I Accompanists

QYO employs over 70 professional musicians each year as tutors, auditioners, judges for the National Youth Concerto Competition and as accompanists for recitals.

Volunteers

QYO has approximately 100 volunteers who assist with orchestral administration, camps, concerts, tours, catering, fundraising or by offering their expertise in specialised areas, eg. IT, graphic design, instrument and equipment maintenance. 

QYO also has opportunities for students who wish to gain experience in arts administration to volunteer their services to QYO as an office volunteer.

Special thanks to our orchestral administration teams for 2018:

QYS

Administrator: Mike Bernays
Asst. Administrator: Jane Bernays
Librarian: Victoria Whiting
Stage Manager: Noel Smith
Asst. Stage Manager: Tim Goodwin

QYO2

Administrator: Bronwyn Burgess
Librarian: Lynne Shepherd
Asst. Librarian: Donna Jones
Stage Manager: Frank Dwyer

QYO3

Administrator: Kelly Stolz
Librarian: Maria Carolan
Librarian: Leigh Ellen Potter
Stage Manager: Shane Kerr
Asst. Stage Managers: Dush and Tilly Devendra

JSE

Administrator: Phil Boyce
Asst. Administrator: Sherrie Blundell
Librarian: Maria Veneris
Asst. Librarian: Sharon Baird
Stage Manager: Chris Reus-Smit and Heather Rae

WS

Administrator: Earl Butterworth
Asst. Administrator: Helen Higgins
Librarian: Lisa Heard
Asst. Librarians: Gretchen Bennett and Debby Howse
Stage Manager: Neil Higgins
Asst. Stage Manager: Michael Gagen

WE

Administrator: Elaine Earl
Asst. Administrator: Claire Peace
Librarian: Georgia Peace
Asst. Librarian: Helen Daniels
Stage Manager: Joel Corney
Asst. Stage Manager: Nicole McPhee

BB

Administrator: Russell Luhrs
Librarian: Leanne Parrott
Stage Manager: Kevin Parrott

Chamber Ensembles

Concert Co-ordinator: Nicky Griffith

QYO Library

Librarian: Olga Lipsky