Youth Symphony News

October 16, 2015

 Here is the December concert seating for DYS read more »

October 15, 2015

  Thanks to Bill Rinehart (Tim, the bass player’s father) recording and posting the event! Yso Beethoven Yso Sospiri Yso Lincoln Portrait (abridged)... read more »

October 14, 2015

Here is the link for downloads of the new pieces. (String parts of Die Meistersinger are not yet available, but will be there soon) We will provide printed versions for you on Saturday, as well. Link for... read more »

October 1, 2015

   Hello everyone, This Saturday, Oct 3rd, there will be an early violin 1 and violin 2 sectional from 9:00-10:00am in room 041. Please arrive by 8:45am to be tuned and ready to play at 9AM. From Ms. Livingston regarding absences: “Only the following students are excused from sectional (students... read more »

October 1, 2015
September 23, 2015

  Hello everyone, This Saturday, September 26th, there will be an early viola sectional and a cello & bass sectional. The Cello/Bass sectional will be coached by Mr. Peter Askim, Bassist and Conductor of the Raleigh Civic Symphony, in room 101, from 9:00-10:00am. The viola sectional will be... read more »

September 17, 2015

DYS Weekly email for Sept. 12th Hello Duke Youth Symphony Families, The first rehearsal got us off to a good start! This Saturday’s rehearsal will be from 10:15-12:15pm in Bone Hall, Biddle Music Building. Please arrive... read more »

September 17, 2015

ello everyone, Two important items this Saturday, September 19th: Rehearsal Schedule Change (please read entire email) and Sectionals We will have Sectionals for Violin 1’s and 2’s and a Wind and Brass sectional. ·      Wind and Brass sectional will be from 10:00-10:40 in room 041 ·      Violin... read more »

September 4, 2015

Hello new and old orchestra members! New members, welcome to the Duke Youth Symphony! Returning orchestra players - Welcome back! The Duke Youth Symphony (DYS) is conducted by Ms. Shelley Livingston.  The orchestra has two parent assistants: Jun Lee and Elizabeth Shamblin.  Rehearsals will be... read more »