Salem Youth Symphony

Orchestras

Calendar

2016-2017 Season

Rehearsals are MONDAY unless indicated otherwise below

Aug. 30. Tuesday– *AUDITIONS for new Philharmonia and Youth Symphony members
Sept. 20. Tuesday– Jump Start for Philharmonia & Youth Symphony
Sept. 24, Saturday – *AUDITIONS for new Amadeus members
Sept. 26– First rehearsal for:

Oct. 3– Rehearsals and Sectionals

Oct. 7-8 – Friday – Saturday – Amadeus Retreat, 4-H Center
Oct. 10, 17, 24– rehearsals and sectionals
Nov. 1, Tuesday-rehearsal date in place of October 31, Halloween
Nov 7 -playing test, last sectional
Nov 14, 21, 28– all groups full rehearsal
Dec. 5– rehearsals
Dec. 10– dress rehearsal – Times TBA
Dec. 11, Sunday, 3:00 pm – Winter Concert – Smith Auditorium, Willamette University

Jan. 9 – rehearsals for Philharmonia & Youth Symphony
Jan. 16 – Martin Luther King holiday, no rehearsals
Jan. 21, Saturday – Youth Symphony Concerto Competition
Jan. 23 – first rehearsal for Amadeus Players, Philharmonia, Youth Symphony
Jan. 30 – first rehearsal for Mozart Players
Jan. 30 – first sectional for Amadeus Players, Philharmonia, Youth Symphony
Feb. 6, 13, 27 – sectionals
Feb. 20 – Presidents Holiday, no rehearsal
Mar. 6 – Cancelled due to inclement weather
Mar. 13, 20 – rehearsals
Mar. 27 – spring break
Apr. 3, 10, 17, 24 – rehearsals
Apr. 9, Sunday, 3:00 – 5:00 – Philharmonia rehearsal with Lincoln County musicians
Apr. 28, Friday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm , Mozart and Amadeus Players, Salem Library Concert
Apr. 29 – dress rehearsals, Times TBA
Apr. 30, Sunday, 3:00 pm – Spring Concert – Smith Auditorium, Willamette University
May 1, Monday, 6:00 am – 10:30 pm, Philharmonia trip to Newport

NOTE: Youth Symphony and Philharmonia rehearsal spaces vary from week to week. For details, see
announcements.

 


Paperwork Section

Tuition

Tuition due dates: See the How to Enroll page.
If 2 installments, Oct. 15 and Feb. 15;
If 4 installments, Oct. 15, Nov. 15, Feb. 15, March 15.
Bring your check to a rehearsal, or mail to:
SYSA, P.O. Box 1113, Salem, OR 97308

Volunteer Log

We use a Volunteer Log to keep track of the many hours that our families donate to support our orchestras. You can use the online Volunteer Log. If you prefer, a physical log book will be available at rehearsals.

Absence Form

You can use the online Absence form if you have a conflict.

See summer camps for the latest information on summer camps.