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Jazz News

All-Year Auditions

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MYS is auditioning jazz students on Wednesday, August 24, 2016! To sign up for an audition, register today! 

News & Updates

Sign up for the 2016-2017 Season!

Rehearsals for the 2016-2017 Season start September 10!

Register today and sign up for an audition!

Auditions take place August 24-26 at Marylhurst University. 

Check out the audition guideline and the registration/tuition page or contact Production Manager, Lisa Fujita.

MYS Appoints New Music Director

Raul_headshotMYS has appointed Raúl Gómez-Rojas as the new MYS Music Director, beginning August 1, 2016! Mr. Gómez is a conductor and accomplished violinist whose artistry, commitment to excellence and passion for music education is undeniable. Read the full announcement.

Waterfront Concert

Metropolitan Youth Symphony's Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Raul Gomez, will perform at the Oregon Symphony's Waterfront Concert Event at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park on September 1, 2016 at 2:30pm.

The Symphony Orchestra will be joined by Interlude Orchestra, conducted by Nita van Pelt, for their performance of Pirates of the Caribbean, by Klaus Badelt, arranged by Ted Ricketts.

The Symphony Orchestra will also perform Rimsky-Korsakov's Cappricio Espagnol; Aaron Copland's Variations on a Shaker Melody; and Artuo Marquez's Danzon No. 2

Symphony Orchestra principals will join the Oregon Symphony in a side by side performance at the OSO's 7:30pm concert.

NEW LOGO_Horn OnlyMetropolitan Youth Symphony educates, develops and promotes young musicians. We enroll over 500 youth, ages 5-18, 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's strong financial aid program ensures that all interested musicians have an opportunity to join MYS, regardless of their financial circumstances. Learn More about MYS >>