Today the GUSTAV MAHLER JUGENDORCHESTER is considered the place for European orchestral musicians to forge their talents.
Each year over two thousand talented musicians from all over Europe apply. Only the best applicants, who are determined through a strict selection procedure, are able to take part in the orchestra projects.
There they work with the most important conductors and soloists of our time and appear in renowned concert halls and leading festivals in Europe and all over the world.
In this manner members of the GUSTAV MAHLER JUGENDORCHESTER can accumulate experiences that are decisive for their musical development and further careers as professional musicians.
The GUSTAV MAHLER JUGENDORCHESTER stands for
Talent and professionalism
Musicianship without borders
Dedication and enthusiasm
all of which makes for extraordinary concert experiences.
The GMJO is the only international youth orchestra that is artistically and administratively independent of public, institutional or private-enterprise involvement and is only committed to developing the next generation of musicians. Its activity is charitable and not for profit.