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Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra's 2013-2014 Season

Seattle Youth Symphony

Concerts at Benaroya Hall

Sunday 3:00pm, November 17, 2013
Hector Berlioz: Romeo and Juliet Scenes
Ernest Bloch: Schelomo: Hebraic Rhapsody
        for Cello and Orchestra
        2013 SYSO Concerto Competition
        Winner Hana Cohon, cello soloist
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2

Sunday 3:00pm, March 16, 2014
Carl Maria von Weber: Overture to Freischutz
Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Serge Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2

Sunday 3:00pm, May 11, 2014
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet
Fantasy Overture
Aaron J. Kernis: "Dreamsongs"
for Cello and Orchestra
Joshua Roman, cello soloist
Richard Wagner: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Götterdämmerung
Maurice Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé, Suite No. 2

Symphonette • Debut •Junior Orchestras

Concerts at Meany Hall, UW Campus

Each concert features performances by SYSO's three training orchestras.

December 8, 2013, 3:00pm
        SYSO 2013 Concerto Competition Winner
        Quinn Price performing Serge Prokofiev:
        Concerto No.2 with Junior
        Symphony Orchestra

March 2, 2014, 3:00pm

June 1, 2014, 3:00pm

Repertoire announced approximately
one month prior to each concert.


2013-2014 Performance Partnerships

May 18, 2014  |  at Seattle Center Fisher Pavillion

Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Seattle Youth Symphony performs side-by-side with the Seattle Symphony for a free concert on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Fisher Pavilion Seattle Center. Repertoire to be announced.

June 13 & 14, 2014  |  at McCaw Hall

PNB: Pacific Northwest Ballet
For the fifth year in a row, top SYSO musicians perform with the Pacific Northwest Ballet. First, on June 13, they join PNB dancers for the NEXT STEP world premiere showcase. Then, on June 14, they support PNB School's Professional Division dancers for A Day of Dance.

Tickets will be available through PNB.

SYSO Sweet Suite

Join the Seattle Youth Symphony for a festive evening of delectable desserts, colorful cocktails and magnificent music.

The Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra performs Wagner’s majestic Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey and Tchaikovsky’s passionate Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture.

Enjoy a selection of international desserts as diverse as the students who take part in our orchestras. Special guest, cellist Joshua Roman

Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 7:30 pm
MOHAI, The Museum of History and Industry

860 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Valet parking provided
Raise your paddle to benefit SYSO scholarships and school programs!

For information about tickets for our
2013-2014 season
please call 206-362-2300.
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is designed to provide excellent musical instruction and orchestral training in the summer for the younger musician, aged 7-14.

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