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 Spain & Portugal in the spring of 2018. The orchestra will tour Germany and the Czech Republic in 2020.
Audition information for the 2019-2020 school year can be accessed using the form links at the left .
FEE: $10 registration fee; $504* yearly tuition, payable in quarterly installments of $126. For students enrolled in individual lessons at Hochstein, yearly tuition is $444, payable in quarterly installments of $111. (Fees are as of Fall 2019.)
* Learn more about our Tuition Assistance by clicking here.