On October 21, dozens of EYSO supporters, staff, alumni, and friends gathered to honor Executive Director Kathy Matthews on the occasion of her retirement.
Honoring Kathy Matthews
This season's competition featured exciting repertoire from a record number of competitors. Meet the winners!
Concerto Competition winners
Our 2016-17 season delves into a rich and provocative question: how is music political?
Hearts and Minds
For the second year, the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra will represent the thriving artistic landscape in the Chicago suburbs by sending some two dozen representatives to play in the Festival Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Riccardo Muti.
Dozens of EYSO staff, supporters, alumni, and friends gathered at The Little Traveler on October 21 to honor Executive Director Kathy Matthews on the occasion of her retirement. It was a fitting night of celebration, reflection, and of course, music -- a beautiful recognition of a legacy that will live on for many years to come.