P.A.Y.O.

The Pan African Youth Orchestra was established in 1995 as a youth wing of the Pan African Orchestra.

2018 UPCOMING EVENTS

  • May 1   World Press Day - Venue: Press Centre, Accra 

  • May 18  MTN Heroes of Change - Venue: Conference Centre 

  • June 2   PAYO 20th Anniversary - Venue: Alliance Francaise 

  • June 22 - July 4  Collaboration with Max Pollack - reknowned dancer & body percussionist from New York City, USA Venue: Accra 

  • July 9 - July 29   Collaboration with Santa Monica Youth Orchestra (SMYO) & PAYO Collaboration held at Santa Monica, California, USA

2017 EVENTS...
  • NATION TOUR IN GHANA, conducting workshops and lecture performances for schools.   MARCH (3 - 31), 2017
  • UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, performance & celebration.   MAY 4, 2017
     

2016 PERFORMANCES

  • REMEMBERING NANA DANSO ABIAM, STATE HOUSE, ACCRA, 24TH APRIL

  • BREAKING THE MYTH CONCERT THE COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS,  26TH JUNE

  • ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOR THE GHANA HOTELIERS ASSOCIATION, ACCRA, 14TH JULY

  • CHINA-GHANA GRADUATES ASSOCIATION (CGGA) ACCRA, GHANA,  26TH JULY

  • INNAUGURAL CEREMONY FOR THE GHANA NAVAL HQ BURMA CAMP, 6TH AUGUST

  • KUNDUM FESTIVAL SECONDI-TAKORADI, WESTERN REGION,  9TH AUGUST

  • ODWIRA FESTIVAL, AKYEM-AWISA KOSIKO, EASTERN REGION, 27TH AUGUST

  • NATIONAL THEATER OF GHANA - PEACE CONCERT "GHANA OUR MOTHERLAND" 16TH DECEMBER

  • END OF YEAR PERFORMANCE AT THE GHANA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, 26TH DECEMBER
     

2015  PERFORMANCES

  • ANNUAL CELEBRATION FOR GHANA NAVY NAVAL WARDROOM, 20TH FEBRUARY

  • VIGIL FOR THE LATE NANA DANSO ABIAM NATIONAL THEATRE, 12TH MARCH

  • CELEBRATING A GENUIS (THANKSGIVING) NAVAL WARDROOM 15TH MARCH

  • ACCRA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA LAUNCH INTERNATIONAL, 5TH APRIL

  • AFRICA UNION WEEK CELEBRATION AVES INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY, 21ST MAY

  • THE 4TH WORLD SUMMIT OF MAYORS (GLOBAL ALLIANCE OF MAYORS) 1ST JUNE

  • PAYO COLLABORATION PROJECT OSU CHILDREN’S HOME, 19TH AUGUST

  • PAYO COLLABORATION PROJECT, BRITISH COUNCIL AUDITORIUM, 1ST SEPTEMBER

  • DINNER FOR THE DIPLOMATIC COMMUNITY IN GHANA  29TH SEPTEMBER

  • MISS GHANA 2015 THE ACCRA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, 7TH NOVEMBER

  • MO IBRAHIM FOUNDATION CONFERENCE, ACCRA INTERNATIONA, 20TH FEBRUARY

  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH COLLABORATION PROJECT USA (RESCHEDULED)