LYS Ensembles

The LYS encompasses several performing groups:

  • Longmont Youth Symphony Orchestra, a full orchestra comprised of students in grades 6-12.  Rehearsals take place on Saturday mornings, throughout the school year, from 9:00am to 11:45am.  Six performances per year and may include joint performances with the Longmont Symphony Orchestra and the Boulder Symphony Orchestra, as well as joint concerts with our other ensembles. Scholarships available.
    Download the LYS Handbook.
  • Longmont Youth Strings Ensemble, a strings only orchestra comprised of students in grades 1-8.  Rehearsals take place on Saturday mornings throughout the school year, from 9:00am to 10:30am.  Three performances per year, including a joint performance with our other ensembles. Scholarships available.
    Download the LYSE Handbook.
  • Longmont Youth Wind Ensemble, a wind and brass orchestra comprised of students in grades 6-12. Rehearsals take place on Saturday mornings throughout the school year from 9:00am to 10:30am.  Several performances per year, including a joint concert with the LYS. Scholarships available. All wind players in the LYSO are required to also participate in LYWE.
    Download the LYWE Handbook.