The Chester County Youth Orchestra (CCYO) provides an opportunity for students in grades 6-12 to experience the joy of making music with a full symphony orchestra, and allows them to meet fellow musicians from school districts across Chester County. The Orchestra is sponsored by the Chester County Intermediate Unit.
Seating auditions for Violins, Violas, and Cellos will be held during rehearsal on November 6th and November 13th. More details can be found here.
Concert Dates for 2013-14 have been confirmed:
- Maris Grove (Glen Mills), Tues. Nov. 26, 2013 at 7:30 pm
- Shannondell (Audobon / Valley Forge), Wed. Dec. 4, 2013 at 7:30 pm
- Church of the Holy Trinity (West Chester), Sat. Dec. 7, 2013 at 7:30 pm
- Freedom Village (Coatesville), Wed. Apr. 23, 2014 at 7:30 pm
- Fugett Middle School (West Chester), Sun. Apr. 27, 2014 at 4:00 pm
- Westminster Presbyterian (West Chester), Sat. May 3, 2014 at 7:30 pm
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FALL 2013 REPERTOIRE:
The following is a list of pieces scheduled for the Fall 2013 season (see the Concert Schedule):
Overture to "Magic Flute", by W. A. Mozart
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, by E. Grieg
Overture to "Die Fledermaus", by J. Strauss, Jr.
A Festival of Carols, arr. Wagner
Selections from Les Miserables, arr. Lowden
Symphony No. 3 (Eroica), 1st Mvt., by L. van Beethoven