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2017-18 Season Begins with Concert on October 29

IT IS TIME TO ORDER YOUR SEASON TICKETS AND BECOME A PATRON                                       ORDER TICKETS HERE The Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra will … Continue reading

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2017-18 season begins with retreat on Sep 9

The 2017-18 season will begin with an all-day retreat on September 9. Music for the first concert has been emailed to members by our Conductor, John Varineau so you can begin practicing.  Passwords will be emailed to members in the last … Continue reading

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Welcome 2017-18 Musicians!

The audition results are in and letters have been sent to all members of the 2017-18 Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra. If you were invited into one of these ensembles, be sure to complete your membership by signing and returning … Continue reading

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May 2017 Concert Audio Recordings

Classical Orchestra Karl Jenkins              Palladio Vivaldi    Autumn, Op. 8, No. 3 from “The Four Seasons”  Julia LaGrand – violin Bloch      Concerto Grosso No. 1 Haydn    Symphony No. 104 in D Major, “London” Youth Symphony Verdi       Oveture to “Nabucco” Hüe … Continue reading

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May 2017 Concert Photos Available

Photos from the May concert are available here.

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2016-17 Concert Videos Available on line

The videos from the October and March concerts are now available.  The concerts include both the Classical Orchestra and Youth Symphony performances. Also, the audios & videos from the past couple of years can now be accessed under the “recordings tab” above.

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2017 -2018 Auditions are open!

Audition registration for the 2017-18 season has begun. Auditions take place each May for the following season.  Students are notified of the audition results in late June or July.  Students auditioning for the Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra must Register … Continue reading

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2017 Piano Concerto Competition results

We are pleased to announce the results of this years piano concerto competition.     1st place:  Mara Logan — Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue     2nd place:  Daniel Cushman — MacDowell Piano Concerto     3rd place:  Maya Boone — Grieg … Continue reading

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2016-17 Season Begins with Concert on October 30

The Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra will perform in three concerts this season October 30 in the DeVos Center for Arts and Worship at Grand Rapids Christian High School March 5 in DeVos Hall in downtown Grand Rapids May 14 in DeVos Hall … Continue reading

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Piano Concerto Competition Scheduled for Jan 9

The annual GRYS Piano Concerto Competition is scheduled to take place on January 7, 2017.  Application deadline is December 2, 2016. >> Read More

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