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Spring Concert Tickets Now On Sale!

BYSO is presenting its Spring Concerts on May 21 & 22.

On May 21 at 2:00pm at the esteemed Benaroya Hall, our Youth Symphony, Philharmonia, Sinfonia, Premiere Orchestra, Flute Orchestra, Flute Ensemble and Percussion Ensemble will present a Masterworks Concert. This is a concert 4 years in the making!

Adults:              $30.00
Youth (4 – 18):  $20.00
Seniors (65+):  $20.00

Tickets are available by clicking here.

On May 22 at 2:00pm at Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Center Theatre, our Cadet and Debut String Orchestras and Youth Symphony will present our annual Bookend Concert. Come experience the breadth of programming BYSO has to offer.

Adults:              $25.00
Youth (4 – 18):  $15.00
Seniors (65+):  $15.00

Tickets are available by clicking here.

Garden Party Is Now Live

BYSO’s Seventh Annual Garden Party beings today and will run through May 15!  Make sure to visit our YouTube channel, social media pages, and website to catch all of the incredible performances. New videos will be released every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Share with your friends and family and please donate to support BYSO!

Summer Camp Returns!

Summer Camps will return this Summer!
Summer Strings: July 11 – 15
Summer Symphony: July 18 – 22
Summer Music Institute: July 25 – 29
Registration is now open.
More details can be found HERE.

Spring Auditions Open

Online Auditions for our Spring Quarter are now open Feb 18–25. Spring auditions are specifically for musicians that did not audition in Fall or Winter. Visit the Audition Instructions Page to submit your audition.

UPDATE: Due to COVID safety concerns, BYSO is unable to guarantee placement into ensembles at Spring Auditions the year. All submitted auditions will be adjudicated and feedback will be available to all those who audition. If a student qualifies for placement at BYSO, they will be added to a waiting list and we will offer enrollment from this list as space allows.  For more information please email

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