2020 Audition

Auditions for new students wanting to join the YSO, and for current Philharmonic students who wish to audition for the Symphonic Orchestra (all current students who wish to remain may do so without auditioning) Find details under the Join YSO tab.

Category: · Tags:

Valentine’s Gala

An elevated experience for friends and supporters of the youth orchestra including fine dinner, wine, and live music provided by top students in the orchestra. A silent auction will take place during the early evening. During dinner, one of the YSO conductors will speak briefly with the guests, and dinner will be followed by a […]

Category: · Tags:

Heart Strings Art Exhibit and Silent Auction

Enjoy unique pieces of art by a variety of community artists, each transforming an unplayable instrument into new beauty. The exhibit is free to attend and will be open for a month. All pieces are available for bidding by silent auction, either in person or by replying to the bidding thread here in this event. […]

Category: · Tags:

The Symphonic Orchestra, Philharmonic Orchestra, and ensembles will perform beautiful music for the community. Come out and enjoy an afternoon of exceptional performances. Concert is free to the public and will be live streamed from the Akin Auditorium on the campus of MSU Texas.

Category: · Tags:

Fall auditions

Open auditions for all students who were unable to attend the May auditions. Students will play audition music and scales from the website, plus a short sight reading piece provided by the judges. Students will be informed immediately of the results of the audition, and successful auditioners will be invited to stay for the rehearsal […]

Category: · Tags:

Summer Strings Camp

Music theory, orchestra and instruction on violin, viola, cello and bass! Concert Friday at 5:30

Category: · Tags:

Spring Concert

Everyone is welcome to a spring performance of both the YSO’s Philharmonic and Symphonic Orchestras at 4 pm in MSU’s beautiful Akin Auditorium. The free performance will also feature small strings ensembles. Enjoy a wide range of music from Tchaikovsky to Copland to Pirate of the Caribbean!

Category: · Tags:

Valentine’s Gala

A full catered dinner with wine, live music provided by top YSO musicians, and both a silent and live auction to support YSO youth music programs. Auction items include experiences and products provided by the following generous organizations: Horseshoe Bend Wine Cellar Riverbend Nature Center Artist Adam Lynskey Best WEstern Fairfield Inn and Suites Doorway […]

Category: · Tags:

Christmas Concert – Symphonic Orchestra

The YSO’s Symphonic Orchestra will perform side by side with the Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra during the second half of the WFSO’s concert “A Wichita Falls Holiday Celebration.”  Details and tickets available through the WFSO and at their website www.wfso.org.

Category: · Tags:

Christmas Concert – Philharmonic Orchestra

The Philharmonic Orchestra, along with Gail Key Academy of Music students and string ensemble, present Christmas music to share with family, friends and all those with Christmas spirit!

Category: · Tags: