Mission

Utah Youth Orchestras
& Ensembles (UYOE)

Since 1986, Music Director and Conductor Barbara Scowcroft's vision has been to educate and inspire young musicians through exceptional ensemble training and performance opportunities in classical music.

As Utah's first youth symphony, founded in 1957, Utah Youth Orchestras and Ensembles have nurtured thousands of talented musicians ages 12-21 with coaching and development by the area's finest professional conductors and musicians.

Updates

 
 

Weekly Schedule March 24th and 25th

Friday's UYPhil rehearsal will be in room 272 of Gardner Hall at the usual time, 4:00 to 6:30.  

Saturday's UYSO rehearsal will be in room 272 of Gardner Hall at the usual time, 9:00 to 11:30. 

Saturday's UYJSO rehearsal will be at the usual location and time, the West Institute at 9:00-10:30.  There were some missing dates on the rolls, please note that we will have rehearsal every weekend except for April 22nd.  I apologize for the confusion.

Young Composers Workshop will resume this Saturday, March 25th from 12:00 to 1:00 in room 272.

Congratulations on a great performance at the Youth Symphony Festival.  An mp3 of the performance can be downloaded at https://drive.google.com/open?id=0ByLGUt1Mko2BQ1JtX1FtTkZIREU

 

Weekly String Challenge

Here is the weekly string challege for the upcoming week, March 31st to April 1st. 

 

Best of State Community Music Program Award

Congratulations to Utah Youth Symphony Orchestra who has been awarded the Best of State 2014 Community Music Program Award!

And congratulations to Utah Youth Philharmonic who has been awarded the Best of State 2015 Community Orchestra Award!

College Credit Applications For The University of Utah

Yearly Deadlines july 1 and november 1

Applications are for those who would like to receive college credit for Utah Youth participation (grades 10-12 only).

View College Credit Application Information

Special Thanks

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