In-Kind Donations

BYSO accepts good quality instruments, typically to support students in our Intensive Community Program (ICP). Your instrument could be used by current students in various ways as they progress through our programs and orchestras. If you have a quality instrument to donate, there is a young BYSO musician who would benefit tremendously from your generosity! […]

Alexa Dumont ’14

This year, we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Intensive Community Program (ICP). Our featured alumna this month is Alexa Dumont, a 2014 graduate from BYSO and from ICP.  — Alexa Dumont BYSO Alumni Spotlight – February 2019 Alexa Dumont ’14, is a graduate of BYSO who now lives in New York City. A member of […]

International Tour

BYSO’s premier orchestra has built an international presence with tours and performances in world-renowned venues in Switzerland, Israel, England, Scotland, Wales, Colombia, Germany, Belgium, Canada, France, Yugoslavia, Hungary, Austria, Japan, Finland, Sweden, Italy, Ireland, Czech Republic, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Russia, Spain and Portugal. 1969 International Festival of Youth Orchestras in St. Moritz, Switzerland St. Mortz […]

New Magic Flute Merchandise

Our performances of Magic Flute are right around the corner and we’ve released some new merchandise to show support for this exciting event! We’re selling Magic Flute mugs, journals, magnets and so much more! Don’t forget to get tickets for March 17th, with performances at both 12noon and at 3:00pm! Learn More about the performances […]

ICP Student Stories

COMMUNITY I love how ICP is a very tight-knit family and no matter what BYSO orchestra we’re placed in, we always say hi to each other when we see one another because we all have something in common that not many have, and that’s being a part of ICP. Cyan, 18, Cello What I like […]