Concert Season Performances

The Youth Symphony of Southern Oregon organization presents three Concert Series in the fall, winter and spring. For a list of 2017-2018 30th Anniversary Concert Season performance dates, please scroll down.

For information about the Concert Series performances that tookn place during the recently-concluded 2016-2017 season, please use the links in the menu on the left to read about the concerts, musicians and repertoire. Details about the upcoming concert season will be posted as the repertoire is finalized.

In addition, the YSSO organization typically offers performances of chamber music featuring string quartets, string ensembles, and wind and brass groups. Chamber Music Series performances are presented in community settings.

Eligible advanced Youth Symphony musicians participate in an annual Concerto Competition. The public is invited to attend the performance by the YSSO musicians. The 2018 Concerto Competition will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, January 22 at the Oregon Center for the Arts at SOU Music Recital Hall in Ashland.

The members of Youth Symphony and Youth Orchestra, as well as YSSO chamber music groups and individual musicians will again present Community Outreach Concerts at the Rogue Valley Manor.

2017-2018 Concert Season

Community Outreach Concert

Rogue Valley Manor
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Youth Symphony

Fall Concert Series
Saturday, November 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford

Sunday, November 5, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
Oregon Center for the Arts Recital Hall at SOU, Ashland

Youth Symphony & Youth Symphony Alumni Concert
Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford

Concerto Competition
Monday, January 22, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Oregon Center for the Arts Recital Hall at SOU, Ashland

Community Outreach Concert
Rogue Valley Manor
Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Chamber Music & Soloists

Winter Concert Series
Saturday, February 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford

The Winter Concert Series will include a collaboration with the Rogue Valey Chorale’s Youth Choruses.

Community Outreach Concert
Rogue Valley Manor
Thursday, May 10, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Youth Orchestra

Spring Concert Series
 
Friday, May 18, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Oregon Center for the Arts Recital Hall at SOU, Ashland

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center, Grants Pass

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford


Photos by Cari Baker Photography