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March 2017 Downtown & Community Concerts

Join us this March for MYS performances throughout Portland. View concert schedule>>

  • Chamber Music Concert - Tuesday, February 14 at 7 pm at Lincoln Hall Recital Hall at Portland State University (free admission!)
  • Downtown Concert - Sunday, March 5th at 7 pm at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
  • Community Concert - Saturday, March 4th at 7 pm at Lewis & Clark College
  • Community Concert - Sunday, March 12th at 4 pm at Benson High School
  • Community Concert - Tuesday, March 14th at 7 pm at The Old Church Jazz and MYSfits Strings collaborate

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.