Young Musicians

The Youngstown Symphony Youth Orchestra is open to area students, ages 13 – 18, by audition and presents two concerts annually. The director, Stephen L. Gage, and assistant director, Richard Smrek, are retained by the Youngstown Symphony Society to provide artistic leadership. Youth Orchestra members rehearse each Monday during the school year at the DeYor Performing Arts Center from 6 – 8:30 PM.

CONCERT, AUDITION & REHEARSAL INFORMATION
YOUNGSTOWN SYMPHONY YOUTH ORCHESTRA
2016-17 AUDITION & PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

Last updated July 29, 2016

AUDITIONS
Contact Mrs. Smotzer
casmotzer@gmail.com or (330) 782-8314
after August 15. 2016 to schedule your audition

Saturday, September 10 –12:00-7:00 PM
WW, Brass, and Percussion

Monday, September 12 — 6:00-10:00 PM
WW, Brass, and Percussion

Sunday, September 18 — 1:00-7:00 PM
Strings – violin, viola, cello, string bass, & harp

Monday, September 19 — 6:00-10:00 PM
Strings – violin, viola, cello, string bass, & harp

Wednesday, September 21– 6:00-9:00 PM
YSYO Senior Concerto Auditions — Ford Family Recital Hall

Monday, September 26
1. 6:30-8:00 PM — First 2016-2017 YSYO Rehearsal
2. 8:00-8:30 PM — YSYO Parents & Students Meeting

YSYO 2016-17 CONCERTS

I. Sunday, December 4, 2016
a. YSYO Dress Rehearsal — 11 AM – 1 PM
b. Symphonette & YSYO Concert — 4:00 PM

II. Sunday, May 7, 2017
a. Dress Rehearsal — 12:30 PM-3 PM
b. YSYO & Senior Recognition Concert — 4:00 PM

PLEASE NOTE: YSYO Rehearsals will be held every Monday, except when school
is not in session or when otherwise noted. All rehearsals will take place
in Edward W. Powers Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

For further information, please contact the Youngstown Symphony business office
at 330.744.4260.