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March 2017 Downtown & Community Concerts

Joins us this March for four performances throughout Portland, including Symphony Orchestra's A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Planets, part of our Downtown Series at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. View 2017 performances>>

Save the Date for the 2017 Gala - CRESCENDO

Join us on Friday, April 7, 2017  at our annual gala to celebrate our commitment to bringing music access to all students with our theme, ‘Standing for Community.’ Sponsor, attend, donate, or volunteer! Support MYS>>

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NEW LOGO_Horn OnlyMetropolitan Youth Symphony educates, develops and promotes young musicians. We enroll over 500 students from the Greater Portland Metro area and SW Washington, 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.  MYS' strong financial aid program ensures that all interested musicians have an opportunity to join MYS.