Yearly archive for 2015

First Rehearsal

WYSO’s first rehearsal is just around the corner. We will kick off our 50th anniversary season on Saturday, September 12. This WYSO has nearly 400 members who will join together to make three full orchestras, a string orchestra, a harp ensemble, brass choir, percussion ensemble, and several

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Alumni Contact Information

As we approach our 50th anniversary season, we are trying to gather updated contact information for our nearly 5000 alumni! If you are an alumnus or are the parent of alumni, please visit our Alumni Section of our webpage to submit updated contact information. If you have

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WYSO Seeks Brass Program Director

 July 14, 2015 Organization:    Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras Position:              Brass Choirs Program Director The Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestra seeks a Director of the Brass Choirs Program. Brass Choir is required for all brass players in the three WYSO full orchestras.  Comprised of musicians in the

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Concert in the Park

The Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras is proud to be a part of Concert in the Park, Hosted by The Gialamas Co. on August 9, 2017 for yet another season. For eight consecutive years, WYSO has been invited by The Gialamas Company to be a part of this spectacular event.

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WYSO Office Closed July 3rd

The WYSO office will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. It will re-open on Monday, July 6th. Have a safe and happy Independence Day!

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WYSO Harpist to play with La Crosse Symphony

This Thursday & Friday the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra, will perform a chamber concert featuring WYSO harpist Naomi Sutherland! Tickets are only $20. More information here.  

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WYSO Office Closed Monday, June 15

The WYSO office will be closed on Monday June, 15 due to an annual all day artistic & administrative staff meeting.

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Side by Side Concert

May 17, 2015 4:00 PM | Overture Hall Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra & Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestra Together on Stage The Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras is beyond excited to play with the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra for this Side by Side concert. Young musicians from WYSO join seasoned musicians

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Eugenie Mayer Bolz Family Spring Concerts

On Saturday, May 9; Saturday, May 16; and Sunday, May 17, 2015 WYSO will present the Eugenie Mayer Bolz Family Spring Concerts. On Saturday, May 9 at 1:30pm, WYSO will kick off the concerts with performances by its Percussion Ensemble, Brass Choir, and Harp Ensemble. The following

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Chamber Masterclass

Tonight there will be a chamber masterclass with Samantha George at 7:00 pm at Capitol Lakes. She will be working with three of our chamber groups. Currently Associate Professor of Violin at Lawrence University, SAMANTHA GEORGE served as Associate Concertmaster of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra from 1999-2008 and as Acting Concertmaster

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