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Spring Quarter Rehearsals Begin Tonight!

BYSO’s Spring Quarter begins tonight. Make sure to check your ensemble page for up to date information regarding rehearsal times and locations. Also – music links were included in last Thursday’s newsletter. See you tonight!

Winter Concert Series Tickets Now On Sale!

Tickets are now on sale for BYSO’s Winter Concert Series, March 19-20 at Meydenbauer Center Theatre. Come experience BYSO live and in concert as we explore this season’s theme of “Favorites and Farewells”. To learn more and purchase tickets CLICK HERE!

No Rehearsals on Monday, February 20

In observance of Presidents’ Day, there will be no rehearsals ON Monday, February 20. Rehearsals will resume on Monday, February 27!

Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

Announcing Dates for BYSO’s Annual Summer Camps.

Summer Strings: July 10 – 14
Summer Symphony: July 17 – 21
Summer Music Institute: July 24 – 28

Registration is now open.
More details can be found HERE.

Youth and Philharmonia Retreats this Saturday at NEW VENUE!

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Youth and Philharmonia Retreats this Saturday will now take place at:

Overlake Christian Church
9900 Willows Rd NE
Redmonds, WA 98052

Retreat times have not changed.  Your ensemble pages have been updated to reflect this change.

We look forward to seeing you all this Saturday!

No Rehearsal this Monday

There are no BYSO rehearsals this Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Monday night rehearsals will resume on January 23. There is a retreat for Philharmonia and Youth Symphony on Saturday, January 21. Check your ensemble pages for details!


Winter Quarter Begins Monday!

BYSO Winter Quarter rehearsals begin on Monday, January 9. Make sure to check your ensemble page for up to date information about rehearsals, retreats and concerts!

Music links will be sent out by January 6 via the newsletter.

2022 Flute Ensemble Holiday Tour

Join us on Sunday, December 4th for one of two public performances on our 2022 Flute Ensemble Holiday Tour! Flutists from Flute Choir, Flute Orchestra, Youth Symphony and Philharmonia are combining to form a 50 flute ensemble that will filling the Eastside with holiday cheer!

Two of their performances are open to the public

Crossroads Mall (Market Stage)
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Admission free and open to the public

Bellevue Botanical Gardens Garden d’Lights
6:00pm – 7:00pm
Ticketed event open to the public
Purchase tickets at (

We hope to see you there!


Fall Concerts this Weekend!

Our Fall Concert Series is this weekend! We will be performing at Bastyr University Chapel, famed for its incredible acoustics. You won’t want to miss it. Click here to learn more purchase tickets!

Rehearsals Begin Tonight!

BYSO’s Fall Quarter Rehearsals begin tonight! Make sure you visit your ensemble page to double check rehearsal locations and times. And pay special attention to what student musicians should bring to rehearsal.

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