The West Australian Mandolin Orchestra (WAMO) Inc. was formed in Fremantle over 40 years ago and continues to be Perth's premier mandolin and guitar ensemble. WAMO is a non-profit, community based orchestra comprising of instruments from the plucked string family - primarily mandolins, mandolas, guitars and bass guitars. The Orchestra perform a number of times each year in Perth and country areas. The conductor role of WAMO is currently shared between Ana Milas and Robert Schulz.
The repertoire is chosen from a wide variety of music spanning 400 years from Renaissance to the present day, and WAMO is proud of its reputation for performing new works by Australian composers.
Saturday 16 June 12.30pm GUITARSTROPHE! with WAMO
WAMO will partner with local guitar ensemble Guitarstrophe! to present a concert at Callaway Auditorium, UWA.
Tickets available through TryBooking and at the door. For further event information, please see our EVENTS page.
Saturday 8 September 4pm WAMO Spring Concert featuring guitarist Duncan Gardiner and Japanese mandolinist Masataka Hori
Classical guitarist and composer Duncan Gardiner and Japanese mandolinist Masataka Hori will be joined by the West Australian Mandolin Orchestra for an afternoon concert at the Kalamunda Performing Arts Centre (KPAC).
Tickets available through Try Booking and at the door. For further event and ticketing information, please see our EVENTS page.