Mar 19, 2019
From the New York Youth Symphony's First Music Commissioning Program
Dec 17, 2018
Pianist, composer, educator, and founder and Artistic Director of the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance Arturo O'Farrill has been appointed chair of the advisory committee that commissions jazz compositions through the New York Youth Symphony's First Music...
Nov 05, 2018
This season opening performance features a landmark electric & classical guitar concerto by Natalie Dietterich at Carnegie Hall.
Oct 23, 2018
The New York Youth Symphony is excited to announce that two fellowship opportunities for the 2018/19 season are now available! The Vargas-Vetter/Ukena Fellowship, made possible by NYYS trustee Rima Vargas-Vetter and her husband Paul Ukena, and the Van...
Aug 21, 2018
Now entering its 56th season, the New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) is launching a Musical Theater Composition (MTC) program, to be led by newly-appointed director Anna K. Jacobs.
Jun 12, 2017
New York Youth Symphony (NYYS), composed of orchestra, chamber, jazz, conducting, and composition programs, heads into the 2017/18 season with a new strategic plan to strengthen the organization's position as the premier, independent music education...
Mar 09, 2017
Through its First Music program, the New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) has selected seven of America's emerging orchestra, chamber music, and jazz composers under age 30 to write commissions for the NYYS' 55th Season.
Jan 25, 2017
New York, NY - The New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) orchestra led by Music Director Joshua Gersen continues its 54th season with acclaimed pianist Orli Shaham joining the orchestra for Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4.
Nov 30, 2016
New York, NY – The New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) has appointed Christopher Theofanidis the new chair of its Orchestra and Chamber Music Advisory Committee for the organization's First Music program. Mr.
Nov 22, 2016
New York, NY – The New York Youth Symphony is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Repper as Music Director of the Orchestra beginning in the 2017/18 season.