All Concerts & Performances

Metropolitan Youth Symphony’s 2019-2020 Concert Season

MYS’s 2019-2020 concert season consists of four Downtown Series performances at the Portland5’s Center for the Performing Arts and our Community Concerts at schools and community venues.  Tickets for MYS Concerts are available for purchase below. Seating maps are for informational purposes. In some cases you will be given seats near your original selection. In that event, we will contact you and inform you of the change.

Current MYS Student Tickets:  Current MYS students may attend any MYS concert for free. MYS students must have a ticket for the Downtown Concerts, please remember to use the discount code found in the weekly announcements to claim one free ticket per student. MYS Student tickets also may be claimed in person on the day of the concert at the Portland5 Box Office. Free MYS Student tickets may not be redeemed online from Portland5. MYS Students are not required to have a physical ticket for Community Concerts (except for the March 1, 2020 Newmark performance).

REGINA CARTER PLAYS 4 SISTERS

Sunday, March 8, 2020, 7:30 pm
The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

This very special concert brings renowned guest artist Regina Carter to Portland audiences, as she solos with the advanced MYS Symphony Orchestra in the West Coast Premiere of David Schiff’s 4 Sisters jazz violin concerto. Carter joins MYS’s advanced Jazz students for some classics and a brand new piece from the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble young composers program. The symphony also premieres a new work by 17-year-old composer Grace Miedziak (part of The Authentic Voice series).

Hillsboro string ensembles open the concert

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Tickets are also available on the Portland5 website.

DANCE PARTY: THEN AND NOW!

Sunday, May 24, 2020, 7:30pm
The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

This groove infused, high energy program features dance music from the past 150 years, from countries including Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic, Armenia, Mexico, Brazil, and the US. Celebrating young leaders in music, The Authentic Voice collaboration between MYS and the Fear No Music showcases a symphonic World Premiere by 16-year-old Rohan Srinivasan, a jazz drummer and former cellist. A winner of the 2020 MYS Concerto Competition will take a solo turn with the orchestra.

Portland Overture Strings opens the concert.

Tickets are also available on the Portland5 website.

Community Concerts

*MYS Students are not required to have a physical ticket for Community Concerts (except the March 1st Newmark performance)*

Winter

Saturday, Feb 29, 7pm

Skyview High School

MYSticks
Jazz Band
Concert Band
Symphonic Band

$ 5.00$ 10.00Select options

Sunday, March 1 |  4pm

Newmark Theatre
DOWNTOWN CONCERT

Interlude Orchestra
Sinfonietta Orchestra
Vivaldi Strings
Concert Orchestra

Tickets are also available on the Portland5 website.

Saturday, March 7, 7pm

Jackson Middle School

PDX Beg Str + Bienestar
Hillsboro Beginning Strings
Overture Strings
Baroque Strings
MYSfits

$ 5.00$ 10.00Select options

Spring

Saturday, May 16 | 7pm

St. Mary’s Academy

MYSticks
Jazz Band
Concert Band
Symphonic Band

$ 5.00$ 10.00Select options

Sunday, May 17 | 7pm

St. Mary’s Academy

Interlude Orchestra
Sinfonietta Orchestra
Vivaldi Strings
Concert Orchestra

$ 5.00$ 10.00Select options