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January 26, 2023 - 60th Anniversary Celebration Concert & Masterclass

March 22, 2022 - Dr. Yun Song Tay Appointed Music Director

January 6, 2021 - Brass and Clarinet Masterclasses

October 12, 2020 - Violin Masterclass with David Kim

April 1, 2019 - Seth Ducey Named Executive Director

March 18, 2019 - John Eells Named Music Director

March 7, 2018 - Annual Benefit Concert

November 2, 2017 - Holiday Pops Concert

August 7, 2017 - 55th Season

March 16, 2017 - Annual Benefit Concert- Beethoven No. 9

January 12, 2017 - Lunar New Year Concert

November 30, 2016 - New Executive Director

November 15, 2016 - Holiday Pops Concert

October 1, 2016 - Season Opener Concert

September 22, 2016 - 54th Season

March 10, 2016 - Annual Benefit Concert

January 15, 2016 - Now Accepting Audition Applications

January 12, 2016 - Lunar New Year Concert

September 28, 2015 - Sibelius Celebration Concert

February 15, 2015 - Annual Benefit Concert

January 9, 2015 - Lunar New Year Celebration Concert

November 10, 2014 - Holiday Concert in Downtown San Jose

October 1, 2014 - 52nd Season Opener Concert

August 21, 2014 - 52nd Season and Special Guests

April 15, 2014 - New Music Director Dr. Jindong Cai

More GSYO in the News

1/9/24: San Francisco Classical Voice: Youth Orchestra Festival Returns to Davies Symphony Hall

1/19/23: KRON 4: Live! In the Bay Performance

11/4/22: El Estoque: Behind the Notes

2/23/21: Mercury News: Youth Orchestra goes to class with SF Symphony - and you can, too

1/26/21: San Francisco Classical Voice - The Kids Aren't Alright, but Music Will Help

5/27/2020: KDFC - Class of 2020 Recommends Music to Inspire You

11/24/2018: Sunday Lens - How Sam Lai Prepares for his GSYO Opener Solo

2/3/2017: Mercury News - Making modern music with Postmodern Jukebox

4/13/2016: Mercury News - Revels with a cause

4/5/2016: Palo Alto Weekly - Paly grad wins music grant

10/12/2015: Mercury News - Music of Sibelius honors composer's 150th birthday

10/29/2014: Los Altos Town Crier - [GSYO] opens season Sunday

7/22/2013: The Slovak Spectator - Californian Orchestra Enchants Bratislava, helps cancer charity

1/28/2013: Mercury News - [GSYO] Celebrates Lunar New Year

11/9/2012: Palo Alto Weekly - A symphony's golden anniversary

4/16/2008: Mercury News - Critic's Pick
"It’s also a tribute to the orchestra’s reputation for hard work and passionate performances."

4/16/2008: Mercury News - Youth symphony performs all-Tchaikovsky program

3/29/2007: The Daily Journal - Youth Symphony Packs Flint Center

3/29/2007: East Bay Times - [GSYO], Chloe Pang dazzle on George Gershwin's "Rhapsody"
"And, power it delivered in a flawless reading of Tchaikovsky’s 'Symphony No. 5, Opus 64 in E minor.'”

3/28/2006: East Bay Times - Youth Symphony plays with professional aplomb
"...what I didn’t expect was the utter professionalism exhibited by the 12- to 18-year-olds performing the supporting score. These kids are approaching consummate musicianship themselves."

2/20/2004: Palo Alto Weekly - Leading with his cello

3/1/2002: Mountain View Voice - Youth Symphony season begins

11/6/1996: Palo Alto Weekly - A Well Conducted Life

2/1/1995: Palo Alto Weekly - People: Camilla Kolchinsky: Life on the Stand

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