Make GRYS a winner!

Independent Bank is supporting the arts by giving $5,000 to each of four non-profits located in counties they serve, or that are located within 10 miles of a branch.  The four non-profits that receive the most votes will win $5,000 each.  The Grand Rapids Youth Symphony has been nominated, and we need your vote.

This just in…

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Thanks, everyone, for voting.  After a wild week with the top five organizations jockeying for position, GRYS took fourth place!

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First concert of season a success

Photos

Here are some photos from our Nov. 1 concert. Audio and video files will be coming soon.

TV

WKTV (Wyoming, Kentwood and Gaines Township) will broadcast this concert on Saturday, 11/21, at 7:00 p.m.

GRTV (Comcast Channel 25) has planned the following air times:

  • Wed 11/25/15, 06:15 PM 
  • Sun 11/29/15,  04:00 PM 
  • Fri 12/04/15  02:30 PM 
  • Mon 12/14/15 06:55 PM 
  • Wed 12/23/15 06:25 PM 

Recordings

Audio and video recordings will be posted here soon.

 

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2015-16 Season begins with concert on November 1

The Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra will perform in three concerts this season

  • November 1 in the DeVos Center for Arts and Worship at Grand Rapids Christian High School
  • March 6 in DeVos Hall in downtown Grand Rapids
  • May 1 in DeVos Hall in downtown Grand Rapids

In addition, the Youth Symphony will perform in the Big Rapids Festival of the Arts on February 21.

Each concert begins at 3 pm.  Tickets will be available at the door.  Please join us for one or all of these concerts.

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Piano Concerto Competition Scheduled for Jan 9

The annual GRYS Piano Concerto Competition is scheduled to take place on January 9, 2016.  Application deadline is December 1, 2015.

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Help Us Build Our Site

We’d like to add some more information about summer camps, workshops, master classes, scholarship sources, ways to raise money to attend summer camp and the like.  Are you interested in pulling some of this together into an article for us to post, contact our webmaster for more information at webmaster@grys.org.

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