Casey Springstead, Director
Suggested grades 7-12, NYSSMA Level 6, audition required
Saturdays, 9:00-11:30 am
A full orchestra (strings, brass, woodwinds, percussion) for advanced musicians. The Youth Symphony Orchestra promotes musical experience through the study and performance of standard orchestral repertoire, contemporary works, small ensembles, and student concerto performances. Season repertoire includes Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary music. The HYSO toured Italy in Spring 2009, Ireland in Spring 2011, France in Spring 2014, Austria/Germany in Spring 2016, and will tour Spain & Portugal in 2018. (Click here for information on the 2018 Portugal & Spain tour.)
Auditions for the 2017-18 school year begin April 25, 2017. Deadline is April 15. Click here for audition information.
FEE: $10 registration fee; $468* yearly tuition, payable in quarterly installments of $117. For students enrolled in individual lessons at Hochstein, yearly tuition is $412, payable in quarterly installments of $103. (Fees are as of Fall 2017.)
* Learn more about our Tuition Assistance by clicking here.