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WYSO Welcomes Back Alumni for Fall Concerts

WYSO is extremely excited to be welcoming back two WYSO alumni to perform with Youth Orchestra. On November 19 at 7:00 pm at the River Arts Center in Sauk Prairie, siblings Ken Woods & Cynthia Woods will take the stage for the second concert in our Evelyn […]

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WYSO Hiring Development Director

May 31, 2016 Organization:    Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras Position:              Development Director Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras (WYSO) seeks an energetic and forward thinking development professional to join one of the most highly respected youth orchestra programs in the country.  The Development Director will play a major […]

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WYSO Welcomes New Opus One Conductor

WYSO is excited to announce the hiring of Geri Hamilton as the charter conductor of the Opus One Orchestra. Ms. Hamilton brings a wealth of experience that fit with WYSO’s mission and as she leads Opus One in its pilot year. Not only does Ms. Hamilton bring […]

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Madison Music Makers concert on June 5

Looking for a fun activity on June 5th? Why not stop by and see our friends at Madison Music Makers perform their spring concert? At 4:00 on the campus of Holy Wisdom Monastery, Madison Music Makers, WYSO Mentors, and Staff will perform in “a joyous musical celebration […]

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WYSO Chamber Camp

WYSO is extremely excited to announce that it will be hosting a Summer Chamber Music Camp this July. From July 25 – July 29, 2016 on the campus of Edgewood College in Madison, WI, WYSO will work with young musicians ages 11 – 18 in an effort […]

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WYSO Hiring Development Manager

Organization:    Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras Position:              Development Manager Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras (WYSO) seeks an energetic and forward thinking development professional to join one of the most highly respected youth orchestra programs in the country.  The Development Manager will play a major role in the […]

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Free Family Concert at Goodman Community Center

Join us for a unique concert experience at the Goodman Community Center. On April 23 at 3:00 pm, WYSO’s Philharmonia Orchestra will present a casual and intimate concert for Madison Area families. The concert itself will feature not only Philharmonia Orchestra but the Music Makers Honors Ensemble […]

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WYSO on WORT

Under the direction of Vicki Jenks, WYSO’s Percussion Ensemble was on Rich Samuels’ morning show, Anything Goes, on WORT Madison this morning. If you missed the broadcast you can listen to a it on WORT’s website. WYSO’s section starts at the 2:20 mark. It’s a great preview […]

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Percussion Extravaganza!

On April 16, WYSO’s Percussion Ensemble will put on a performance featuring several performing ensembles including WYSO alumni Mike Truesdell. This concert will knock your socks off! Mike Truesdell– Percussion Performer, Educator, & WYSO Alum Rutgers University & Columbia University, New York City, NY Associate Faculty, Zeltsman […]

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WYSO Chamber Recitals

This weekend and next week WYSO will hold its last chamber recitals of the season. These FREE concerts will feature all of the WYSO chamber ensembles. Trio’s, quartets, and quintets will perform works that they’ve been preparing all year long. Saturday, April 9, 2016 4:00 pm & […]

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