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MYS Performs at Oregon Symphony Waterfront Concert

Hear MYS' Symphony Orchestra perform with new music director, Raúl Gómez at the Oregon Symphony's FREE Waterfront Concert at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 1 at 2:30 pm. Find out more>>

New Music Director Kicks Off 2016 - 2017 Season

Raul_headshotMYS welcomes Raúl Gómez as Music Director, beginning August 1! Mr. Gómez is a conductor and accomplished violinist whose artistry, commitment to excellence and passion for music education is undeniable. Mr. Gómez will conduct the Symphony Orchestra and MYSfits, while overseeing the artistic integrity and expansion of MYS programs. Read the full announcement>>

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.