Two instrumental ensembles featuring some of West Michigan’s most talented young musicians

“The GRYSO did a brilliant job under the bold, dynamic hand of John Varineau. . . . His animated style inspired wonders from his young players who performed difficult pieces with vigor and ease.”

—concert review in The Grand Rapids Press

Upcoming Performances

  • GRYS & CO Concert - April 28, 2019  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    DeVos Performance Hall, 303 Monroe Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA

    Concert features the Skip Gates Concerto Competition winners

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Auditions for the 2019-2020 Season

Are you interested in joining the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony or Classical Orchestra in 2019-2020? You must apply to audition by May 6, 2019. Auditions for both groups will be held on May 20 and 21. Students who audition must be between the ages of 12 and 21. See the auditions page for more eligibility and audition information. Pay the $30 audition fee via PayPal here.
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