Helping Eastside Youth Discover the Joy of Making Music


Free Tuition Ends March 25

Just a few more days to participate in BYSO’s annual Free Tuition Raffle! Come by the office during business hours, Monday-Friday 10 am to 4 pm, to purchase $10 raffle … read more of Free Tuition Ends March 25.

Sinfonia Rehearsal Location Change

This Monday, March 18, Sinfonia’s rehearsal will be held at Interlake High School in the Commons. Please bring your MUSIC STAND, a pencil, and your folder. Please do not park … read more of Sinfonia Rehearsal Location Change.

BYSO Concerts in the Media

BYSO’s Winter Concerts were featured in The Points Living Magazine’s March issue! The Points Living Magazine is a newsletter for the residents of Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, and Yarrow … read more of BYSO Concerts in the Media.

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Winter Concerts - A Huge Success!

Over 200 bodies filled the stage for BYSO's Winter Masterworks Concert. Phyllis Byrdwell's University of Washington Gospel Choir and Mount Zion Baptist Church Choir performed with Youth Symphony, conducted by Dr. Teresa Metzger Howe, to make a truly outstanding performance. Thank you to our partners Dr. James & Janie Washington Foundation and Northwest African American Museum for your support and joining us at the concert.

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Ultimately, my involvement in BYSO not only strengthened my musical abilities, but it also encouraged me to be a leader in my community. Jennifer Y

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