July 28, 2021

Young Musicians Offer Free Chamber Music Concert

The Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) is bringing student musicians together in person this week through its annual Summer Chamber Music Camp (SCMC), culminating in two in-person concerts on Friday, July 30 at 5:45 and 7 p.m. where SCMC camp students will showcase their hard work and celebrate chamber music.
June 1, 2021

DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT

May 24, 2021

2021-22 Audition Registration Still Open!

Students from fourth grade to college with two or more years of instruction on their instrument are invited to audition for the 2021-22 EYSO season on May 27-30 at the Elgin Community College Arts Center, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, IL Auditions will be held in-person and students must complete an online application at https://www.eyso.org/join-eyso
May 24, 2021

Stories Behind the Music

Join us for a storytelling journey where you will experience personal stories from staff, students, alumni, board members, and others with a personal connection to EYSO.
May 4, 2021

YOUNG MUSICIANS TO CELEBRATE HEROES IN SEASON FINALE

The Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) brings its 45th season to a close and celebrates the “hero” in all of us at three live-streamed concerts Sunday, May 9th at 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Part of EYSO’s Myths & Legends season . . .
April 30, 2021

EYSO Seeks Student Musicians from Throughout the Region for 46th Season

After a tumultuous year when many music students have seen their creative programs restricted, moved online, or in some cases suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) invites music students from 4th grade through college to join one of its highly regarded ensembles . . .
March 25, 2021

CMI April Concert

Please join us for the second CMI concert of the season on April 18th.
March 25, 2021

Heroes Concert Available for Additional Viewing

Enjoy the livestreamed concerts until May 23rd at 11:59PM . . .
March 22, 2021

EYSO Named Youth Orchestra of the Year

The ICO annual awards recognize excellence in the field of music performance and support of music organizations . . .
March 5, 2021

Wanderers Livestreamed Concert on Sunday March 14

Join EYSO Students from 70 Chicagoland Communities in Wanderers, a Free, Live-Streamed Concert Performance on Sunday, March 14th   Elgin, IL (March 5, 2021) – Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) will present Wanderers, a series of three live-streamed concerts on Sunday, March 14. This is the second set of public performances in EYSO’s Myths & Legends, the 45th season of one of Chicagoland’s oldest and most respected performing arts education organizations. Students […]