By phone: 503.239.4566
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By mail: 4800 SW Macadam Ave, Suite 105 Portland Oregon 97239
By fax: 503.239.4426
Registration for the Winter and Spring Terms are open! Auditions are scheduled for January 2nd, 4th, and 5th. Students need only one year of music experience to apply. Tuition is prorated for the remainder of the season.
Didn't catch the most recent concert, or just want to hear it again? We have concert CDs and DVD sets for purchase for $30 each. Just visit this link to buy, watch, and listen now!
We are pleased to announce a new partnership with Portland Summer Ensembles (PSE) as PSE joins operations with MYS.
Now in its seventh year, PSE is a one-week chamber music workshop for young musicians for strings (including bass), piano and percussion. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Jun Iwasaki, current concertmaster of the Nashville Symphony and the Oregon Symphony’s concertmaster from 2007-2011, and with faculty from the Oregon Symphony and area universities, this year’s camp is scheduled for July 18-23, 2016. We would love to have you join us for an amazing week of music making! To register and for more information go to portlandsummerensembles.org. Auditions for this year’s camp are scheduled for February 12-14. Please give us a call in the MYS office at 503-239-4566 if you have any questions.
MYS students Cammie Lee and Cameron Joublin along with MYS Interim Director William White joined KOIN 6 morning anchor Jenny Hansson to talk about the 2015-2016 season. Tune in...
MYS Interim Director William White joined Christa Wessel on All Classical 89.9 Northwest Previews to talk about the 2015-2016 season. Tune in...
The mission of the Metropolitan Youth Symphony is to educate, develop and promote young musicians. We enroll nearly 450 youth from 10 counties in the region, ages 5-18, in 12 orchestra, band and jazz ensembles each year. MYS is one of the largest youth music organizations in the country and one of the few offering a jazz program. Students need only one year of experience to join, and none are turned away due to financial circumstances beyond their control. Learn More about MYS >>