Yearly archive for 2014

Steenbock Fall Concerts

The Evelyn Steenbock Fall Concerts are less than 2 weeks away! Next Saturday, WYSO orchestras and ensembles will be performing their first concert of the season. With works by Copland, Berlioz, Ravel, Saint-Saens, Wagner, Rachmaninoff, and more – these fall concerts are sure to be enlightening and fun!

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WYSO Students in WSMA Honors

Congratulations to all of the WYSO students who were selected to participate in the WSMA Middle and High School State Honors Concerts for Band, Orchestra, and Choir this past weekend! Elsa Zank, Seth Chesky, Isabelle Krier, Steven Liu, Anirudh Sivakumar, Kylie Cook, Calvin Guse, Maureen Sheehan, Nitin

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WYSO Alum, Vicki Powell plays with MCO

WYSO Alum and Violist, Vicki Powell will play with the Middleton Community Orchestra. The concert is at 7:30 pm at the Middleton Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 and students are FREE! For more information, please follow the link below.

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WYSO on W.O.R.T.

WYSO will be featured tomorrow, October 16  and October 23, on Rich Samuels’ Morning show on W.O.R.T. 89.9 FM. Segments from past shows which have featured WYSO will be aired between the 6am – 7am hour. Be sure to tune in to hear some great music and

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Alumni Updates

WYSO is looking for any updates from its alumni for the upcoming NOTES newsletter. If you’d like to submit any updates to your life or career, please click here.

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Employment Opportunity with WYSO

WYSO is seeking a talented development professional to join our team.   Please click below for a full position description and application instructions. WYSO Development Manager Position Description

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Vote for WYSO

Madison Magazine has opened up their voting for the best of Madison. This year WYSO has been nominated for the best ‘Youth Performing Arts Organization’. You can vote for WYSO by clicking here. Voters may vote once per day until voting ends on October 31.

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Instrument Petting Zoos

WYSO will be putting on several instrument petting zoos in the coming weeks. This is a great opportunity for young children to hold, feel, and play a variety of instruments. WYSO members and staff will attend these events and show the participants how each instrument works. Currently

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WYSO on WPR’s Ideas Network today at 5

Tune in to WPR on the Idea’s Network today at 5:00 PM (107.9 FM or 88.9 FM) to hear a neuroscientist talking about the positive impact of music education on our brains, and how it boosts reading ability and learning for students! WYSO’s own Charlie Collar and

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Announcements for First Day

As we approach our first rehearsal, members should be sure to check the member announcements page for updates. To view the page, simply click here.

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