BYSO Young People's String Orchestra (YPSO) and Junior Repertory Orchestra (JRO) Spring Concert
- 1:00 pm on Sunday, May 18, 2014
- Kresge Auditorium 48 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139
- Contact Name:
- Chiara Marsoner
Widely regarded as one of the country’s finest youth orchestra programs, BYSO is recognized as a model music and arts education organization that serves nearly 500 young musicians, ages 5 to 18. The Junior Repertory Orchestra (JRO), conducted by John Holland, has grown steadily from a small string orchestra to a full symphonic ensemble made up of more than 103 members, who receive group and individual coaching which enables them to build solid fundamental technical and musical skills. The Young People’s String Orchestra (YPSO), conducted by Marta Zurad, is known as one of the finest children's orchestras in the New England area. This young orchestra performs major repertoire from the standard string orchestra literature while learning the skills needed for excellent orchestral playing. Tickets are $10-$15 general admission. *Please note that children five and older are welcome at BYSO concerts.