October Divertimenti

October Divertimenti

  • Congratulations to Prinicpal QYS Principal Flute, Greta Hunter, for her marvelous job at conducting QYS for the judging pieces at NYCC

  • Congratulations to Hudson Beck from the trombone section who has won first place in the QUEENSLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL's ScoreIT, again. Congratulations also to William Elvin, QYS percussionist, who received second place in his division for the competition.

  • William Elvin travelled to Sydney for a series of workshops as one of the 8 winners of the Artology Fanfare competition. William worked with the other composers and mentor composers Lyle Chan and Nicholas Vines to prepare his work for performance by the AYO. William attended a recording of his Fanfare at Trackdown Studios in Sydney. William’s Fanfare will be played in concert halls, including QPAC, and venues throughout Australia during 2019.

  • QYO volunteers recognised at function held by Clem and Sylvia Jones. Elaine Earl, WE Administrator, and Collin Myers, Immediate Past President of QYO were given plaques of recognition.