Youth Symphony News

August 12, 2016

Dear Youth Symphony Students, The following are excerpts for the upcoming leadership auditions for violins, violas, cellos, and bass students for the YS.  Leaders should be at all rehearsals and set a good example to the other orchestra members with their preparation, posture, and behavior.  Please... read more »

April 14, 2016

Hello everyone, This Saturday, April 16th, all DYS Violins (1st and 2nd) may audition for the open Leadership chair (in the 2nd violin leadership section). If you would like to audition, use this link to sign up. Here is the... read more »

April 7, 2016

Hello everyone, This Saturday, April 9th,  there will be a 2nd violin sectional from 9-10:00am in room 041 with Ms. Livingston.  PLEASE NOTE Saturday’s rehearsal schedule: 10:15-10:45 All Strings  (no Winds or Brass or Percussion) 10:45-11:15 ... read more »

April 1, 2016

Hello everyone, I hope you had a good spring break! This Saturday, April 2nd, there will be a viola sectional from 9 -10:00 in room 041 with Ms. Livingston. The rehearsal schedule will be as follows: 10:15 Berlioz (Full Orchestra) 10:50... read more »

March 17, 2016

   Hi everyone, That was a wonderful concert last Sunday! Congratulations on your excellent performance. This Saturday, March 19th, there will be a Violin 1 sectional from 9-10 in room 041 There are new... read more »

March 10, 2016

Hello everyone, Here is some information for you to help you plan your weekend. Schedule for Saturday, March 12th On Saturday, Violin 2’s will have a sectional with Ms. Livingston from 9-10AM, in room 041. Here’s the rehearsal order for Saturday (in Bone hall): 10:15 Shostakovich 11:00 Mendelssohn... read more »

March 4, 2016

  New Mendelsohn viola bowings read more »

March 3, 2016

Dear Orchestra, The pieces are coming along nicely! Please practice the cello concerto with a metronome at 116. Also, keep practicing the Mendelssohn as it was sounding good and we may do it for this concert or possibly for the May concert. I'll make a decision on Saturday. 9-10am  Wind and Brass... read more »

February 25, 2016

Hello everyone, This Saturday, February 27th, we have sectionals at different times (see below). It is crunch time! We only have three more rehearsals before performance day on March 13th.   Please be prepared with your parts and please arrange your music in a black binder. Keep listening to the... read more »

February 18, 2016

Hello everyone, This Saturday, February 20th, there will be a 2nd Violin sectional in room 041 from 9 to 10AM. Here’s Saturday’s rehearsal schedule: 10:15 Shostakovich Cello Concerto 11:00... read more »