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Symphony Orchestra

The year 2014 marks the 65th anniversary of the Michigan Youth Symphony Orchestra, and we are hosting an alumni weekend event to celebrate! Join us in Hill Auditorium on March 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM for our 65th anniversary concert, featuring current students and MYSO alumni.

Key Information

Conductor: Anthony Elliott

Rehearsal Time: Sundays, 1:15-3:45 PM

Rehearsal Location: Moore Building Rehearsal Hall

Description

Over 100 talented young musicians are featured in this ensemble, performing challenging and well-known works from the orchestral repertory. Students develop a sense of teamwork and experience intellectual, emotional, and artistic growth as they come together for rehearsals and performances. Select members of the Symphony Orchestra form the MYSO String Quartet.

2013-14 Schedule

Fall Term

  • Rehearsals: September 22, 29; October 6, 13, 20, 27; November 3, 10
  • Dress Rehearsal: November 17; Hill Auditorium
  • Concert: November 18; 7:00 PM; Hill Auditorium

Winter Term

  • Rehearsals: January 19, 26; February 2, 9, 16, 23; March 9, 16
  • Dress Rehearsal: March 23; Hill Auditorium
  • Concert: March 24; 7:00 PM; Hill Auditorium

Application Procedure

Interested students must complete the MYE online application. Applications are released in January of each year. The $45 non-refundable application fee can be paid online by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover) or mailed as check/money order payable to University of Michigan.

Audition times will be assigned by e-mail in early April.

Auditions

All interested students, regardless of previous participation, must audition for MYSO. Please visit the auditions page for audition dates and requirements.

Admission Notification

All students who audition in April will receive their admission notification by June 1st. Students who audition in September will be notified in the week after the audition.

Michigan Youth Symphony Orchestra

Michigan Youth Symphony Orchestra

Michigan Youth Symphony Orchestra

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Photography Credits:

U-M Photo Services

Joe Welsh

Peter Smith

David Smith

Glen Behring

Tom Bower

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