The Longmont Youth Symphony will hold Open House Rehearsal this Saturday, April 30th. The originally scheduled Open House had to be cancelled due to facilities closures forced by the winter storm of April 16th. LYS is excited to again make available this opportunity for interested families, teachers, and students to observe rehearsals of our intermediate Continued…
April 28, 2016 | categorized as:
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Longmont Youth Symphony cordially invites musicians from grades 3 through 12 to audition for our 2016-2017 season. Auditions will be held Saturday, June 4th, and Sunday, June 5th. Audition location and times will be determined soon. Positions are open in all three ensembles: Symphony Orchestra, String Ensemble and Wind Ensemble. All musicians are encouraged to audition! Oboe, trumpet, Continued…
October 24, 2015 | categorized as:
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Longmont Youth Symphony is excited to welcome Alison Mayes as the new music director and conductor of our Strings Ensemble. Having taught music in Colorado’s public schools since 2007, Mrs. Mayes currently teaches at Grandview High School. She has served as Camp Director of the C*ASTA String Camp, as well as the Chair Person for Continued…
October 14, 2015 | categorized as:
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Retreats aren't all work - there's time for fun and games!
photo by: Les Burns
The LYSE strings play the Rondo from Haydn's Quartet No. 72
photo by: Jack Greene
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Read the archive for LYS's 2010 China tour. The 16-day tour visited 8 major cities and many historical sites. Concert performances in Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, and other cities including a concert at the prestigious Chinese National Music Conservatory.
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