Welcome to the 2017-2018 Season
The San Jose Youth Symphony gives young people a foundation for life through orchestral music. We create programs that assure young musicians achieve technical proficiency, musical knowledge and an emotional connection to music. We strive to make each performance for the community uplifting, spirited and exciting.
We will be holding General Auditions for the 2018-19 Season
April 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 & 14, 2018
For Percussion Ensemble: Apri 11, 2018
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 2018
We will schedule on a first-come, first-served basis, and will do our best to accommodate your date preferences you list in the application.
All levels of school-age children are welcome!
Marching Band musicians are welcome to apply for an audition now, and then join after marching band season ends
SJYS Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Its Spring Concert!
Featuring Winners from Our 2017 Young Artist Competition
Our Philharmonic Orchestra Went on Tour During the Summer of 2017!
Read all about our tour to Croatia, Austria and Hungary, here.
Our Philharmonic Orchestra Toured Portugal and Spain in 2015
Five concert performances during the course of a magnificent two-week tour in June and July!
Watch excerpts from our Spain concerts here.