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Cadet and Debut Orchestra Location Confirmed

We are pleased to share that both the Cadet and Debut Orchestra in-person rehearsals will be held at The Northwest Arts Center in Bellevue.

In-Person Rehearsals!

We are excited to announce in-person rehearsals for our 2021-22 season. Interested in joining BYSO – click here for audition instructions!

Auditions Deadline is August 25!

We are currently accepting online auditions for our 2021-22 season. Please click here for audition instructions!

Summer Camp Music is Posted

Please click here to download and print your music prior to camp.

Fall Auditions Aug 9 – 25!

We are excited to announce that we will be holding online auditions August 9 – 25, 2021 for our fall season.  Click here for more information!

BYSO Says Goodbye to Longtime ED

Trudi Jackson, Executive Director of BYSO, is leaving our organization as of May 31. We will all miss her!

The BYSO Board has hired an Interim Executive team, Marcia Isenberg and Suzie Cavassa, to lead the organization while the Board seeks a permanent successor to Trudi.

Summer Sign-Ups Now Open!

BYSO plans to offer in-person summer camp options this year. For more information, and to sign up, check out the Summer Music page.

Summer Camp Survey

Help BYSO plan its summer programs. Please fill out this short survey.

We are planning both in-person and online options, but we need a sense of the level of interest before we make firm commitments. Thank you for your help.

Spring Auditions Open

Auditions for BYSO’s Spring session are now open for NEW students at all levels. Review all information regarding auditions under the Enrollment tab. You can start the process on BYSO’s When and How to Audition page.

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