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New Member Auditions for '20-'21
We are inviting new members to audition for the 2020-2021 season!
Please review the audition requirements prior to submitting your application. Openings for all instruments at all levels for next season. If you're interested in joining the current, 2019-20 season, please contact the Office regarding available positions.
We look forward to having you as a part of Golden State Youth Orchestra! Find out how to join now!
Join us at one of the upcoming GSYO Open Houses:
Symphony: Feb. 9, 2020
Sinfonietta & El Camino Wind Orchestra: Feb. 11, 2020
Chamber Players, Camerata, and Galbraith Honor Strings: Feb. 3, 2020
3:00 pm @ Davies Symphony Hall
GSYO joins local youth orchestras from around the Bay Area at Davies Symphony Hall for an afternoon of virtuosic music making. Experience the exhilaration of hundreds of young musicians performing at their best! Proceeds from the concert will benefit organizations that provide resources to underserved and homeless youth. Tickets available through sfsymphony.org. Program to be announced.
Participating Orchestras: Golden State Youth Orchestra, Marin Symphony Youth Orchestra, Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra, Young People's Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra, and the 2020 BAYOF Festival Orchestra
7:00 pm @ Cañada College Theatre
John Eells & Dr. Richard Roper, Conductors
Debussy and Mussorgsky paint with the many colors of the orchestra: Debussy, evoking the changing moods of the Mediterranean, and Mussorgsky, bringing to life the artistic works of his dear friend Victor Hartmann.
- DEBUSSY La Mer
- PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 3, Mvt. 1; Solomon Ge, piano
- MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition
Additional pieces to be announced