Malaysian Youth Orchestra Foundation (MYOF) was founded in 1997 with a mission to promote music education, participation, and appreciation to Malaysian Youth.
The foundation runs its programs such as workshops, competitions, concerts with the help from other organizations, businesses, corporations and individuals for a variety of continuing education programs for music students and teachers.
MYOF have recognized and awarded a few young performers through scholarships and financial assistance in their music programs and education. MYOF also promotes the highest levels of professional development for music teachers by organizing various conferences and workshops in collaborations with various professional bodies. It is the foundation’s hope to encourage the development and greater appreciation of orchestral music and the performing arts so that talented young people of this country will be able to hone their abilities and focus their minds and bodies to produce works of beauty that reaches world-class standards.
To assist in the development and greater appreciation of orchestral music and the performing arts, the Malaysian Youth Orchestra Foundation will be guided by the following objectives: