What's New at MYS

Registration for 2017-18 Season is Open!

Join the MYS community and Audition for our 2017-18 season! 

Start by filling out the Registration Form and select audition times in either June or August. 

Auditions are June 3, 10 & 20-23 and August 18, 19, 21

Concert tickets on sale now

Community Concert Series: purchase tickets through our website 

  • May 14th at 4pm, Benson High School: Overture & Vivaldi Strings, Jazz Band I & II
  • May 20th at 7pm, George Fox University: Interlude & Concert Orchestras, MYSfits String Ensemble
  • May 21st at 4pm, George Fox University: Sousa, Concert & Symphonic Bands, MYSticks Percussion Ensemble

Downtown Concert Series: for tickets call the MYS office at (503)239-4566 or visit Portland'5 website

  • June 4th at 7:30pm, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: Baroque Orchestra & Symphony Orchestra featuring MYS Concerto Competition Winners and Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

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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.