Parent & Musician Information

As a parent or student of Youth Symphony, you will find all of the information you will need for the entire year here. Should you have any questions, contact Mr. Pat, Education and Adminstrative Assistant, at pat@slosymphony.com.

Concert Dates

Winter Concert
Saturday, December 16, 2017 @ 4:00pm
Performing Arts Center 

Spring Concert
Sunday, March 4, 2018 @ 4:00pm
Performing Arts Center

Season Finale
Sunday, May 6, 2018 @ 4:00pm
Performing Arts Center

Super Bows! will only be performing in the PAC during the Season Finale. Additional performances for Super Bows! can be found by clicking here. For FAQs regarding the day of the concert, follow this link.

Tickets for the concert may be purchased by clicking on the banner on our homepage. $15 for adults and $5 for students 18 years of age and younger. 

An audio recording of the concert can be purchased in the form of a CD by clicking here. They will be distributed to those who purchased them as soon as they become available.

During the concert, students will be seated together with their ensemble in the audience until they are called to perform. When students are finished performing, they will continue to sit with their ensemble until intermission. During intermission, students may then sit with their family and enjoy the second half of the concert. 

Rehearsal Schedule

Thank you for your flexibility as circumstances change, causing our schedules to change. Click on this link for where and when rehearsals will be held. Mr. Pat will be emailing parents and students every week to assure everyone is up to speed on reherasal updates.

Dress rehearsals will take place the Friday before every concert. Students are not required to wear concert attire for dress rehearsals.

Report an Absence

If you will be unable to attend a rehearsal, please let us know quickly by clicking here.

Tuition and Scholarships

Tuition can be paid in three installments on the following Mondays (payments can be made here):

Payment 1: Monday, October 16, 2017
Payment 2: Monday, January 15, 2018
Final Payment: Monday, March 19, 2018

All tuition must be paid by Monday, March 19, 2018. Failure to do so may result in prevention of participation in future performances and future Youth Symphony seasons. If you have questions or concerns regarding tuition, please contact Mr. Abraham at abraham@slosymphony.com. For information regarding tuition amounts, discounts, and more, click here.

Scholarships have already been awarded for the 2017-18 Youth Symphony season. Congratulations to those who received a partial or full scholarship! Scholarship applications will be posted and can be submitted at the beginning of the following season.  

Tuition is not refundable.

Volunteering

Parents are able to sign up for volunteer opportunites by clicking here. These can include being a part of the safety vest crew, helping set up and break down during rehearsals, assisting music van presenters, petting zoo, and more! This list will be updated as opportunities become available.

Audition Registration

Auditions will be held on the following dates:

Monday, May 21, 2018 from 4:00pm -8:00pm
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm

To register and request an audition time, please click here. Please note that the audition fee must be paid to request a preferred audition time slot. Audition requirements can be found by clicking here.

Instruments 4 Sale and Instrument Repair

If you are looking to purchase or sell a used instrument within the community, along with the name of a repair technician, click here.