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Tickets are now on sale for our Winter Concert Series! Come experience BYSO at one (or more) of our 4 concerts across 2 days in the heart of Bellevue at Meydenbauer Center Theatre, March 16 &17, 2024! CLICK FOR MORE INFO.

Cadet and Debut Retreats This Weekend

Winter Quarter Retreats for Cadet String Orchestra and Debut String Orchestra are this Saturday, February 10, at Odle Middle School. Check your ensemble page for more information.


Registration for BYSO’s 2024 Summer Camps is now open! Visit out Summer Music Page on the website and read all about or three week-long camps in July and secure your student musician’s spot.

Philharmonia & Youth Retreats This Weekend!

Philharmonia and Youth Symphony will have their Winter Quarter Retreats this Saturday, 1/20/24, and Odle Middle School. Please check your ensemble pages for rehearsal time specifics and for recent messages/updates from your conductor. See you on Saturday!

No Rehearsal Tonight

There are BYSO rehearsals tonight, January 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular Monday evening rehearsals will resume on Monday, January 22. The Winter Quarter Retreats for Philharmonia and Youth Symphony are on Saturday, January 20. Check your ensemble page for specific information about your ensemble’s schedule.

Winter Quarter Begins Monday, 1/8/24!

Rehearsals for BYSO’s Winter Quarter begin on Monday, January 8th. Make sure to check your ensemble page for up to date rehearsal information. Music links were sent out via the newsletter on Thursday, 1/5! See you all on Monday!

Holiday Flute Tour This Sunday!

Come be filled with the holiday spirit by 50 BYSO flutists as they perform holiday favorites this Sunday! BYSO’s annual Holiday Flute Tour returns and this year two performances will be open to the public. Join our incredible flutes at Crossroads Mall Center Stage at 3:30pm or at Bellevue Botanical Gardens at 6:00pm. We hope to see you there!

Fall Quarter Complete

This past weekend’s tremendous performances at our Fall Concert Series marked the conclusion of BYSO’s 2023 Fall Quarter. Rehearsals will start back up again on January 8, 2024. Winter Quarter tuition payment emails will be sent out towards the end of November. We are already counting down the days until we get to make music with all of our students again!

Fall Concert Series Tickets On Sale!

Tickets are now on sale for BYSO’s Fall Concert Series! Our 9 ensembles will be featured across 4 concerts on November 18 & 19 at Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Center Theatre. For more information CLICK HERE!

Rehearsals Begin Tonight, 9/25!

Our first rehearsals of our 2023/24 Season are this evening! Make sure to check your ensemble page for the most current information regarding rehearsal locations and time blocks. Music links with instructions on what to print and bring to rehearsal were sent out via the newsletter this past Thursday. See tonight!

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