July 23, 2019

Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) Welcomes Dr. Lindsay Wright As Prelude Orchestra Conductor

July 29, 2019

Move

The 2019-20 season, titled Move explores the rich traditions of Dalcroze, ballet, and folk dance. The season will feature Elgin’s acclaimed Ballet Folklórico Huehuecoyotl and Joffrey Ballet artist Luis Vazquez. Download the season poster here.
September 6, 2019

EYSO Musicians Join Touring Beatles vs. Stones Show on Elgin Stage

When the touring show Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown comes to the Hemmens Cultural Center on September 23, the St. Charles East High School String Quartet will have the privilege of joining the professional musicians on stage to add some orchestral texture to the evening. The show pits Rolling Stones tribute band Satisfaction against rival Brit boys Abbey Road in an all-out musical showdown for rock dominance. The […]
September 30, 2019

Annual College Q&A

Join us at one of the Q&A sessions Sunday, October 6 to hear from representatives of three area schools, each offering distinct programs and a variety of opportunities for both music majors and non-majors.
September 30, 2019

Taste & Create at Elements Preserved

Join us for a fun evening of tasting wine, charcuterie, and painting at the elegant Elements Preserved! Purchase your tickets now for Thursday evening, October 17th.
September 30, 2019

Young Artists Concerto Competition

Youth Symphony and Philharmonia students are eligible to audition for this year’s Young Artist Concerto Competition on October 12th.
September 30, 2019

Primo Informance

Join us for Primo and Primo Intermezzo's first performance of the season on October 27th!
October 30, 2019

TIME. SPACE. ENERGY Concert on November 17th

Join us for EYSO's first concert of the season!
November 1, 2019

CMI Concert on November 10th!

Join us for the first CMI concert of the season at 2:00pm, 3:15pm, 4:30pm.
November 25, 2019

2019 Year-End Support Letter

Dear EYSO Fan, This is the time of year we reflect on where we have been and where we are going. Last season took us on an adventure with The Little Prince, the time-honored classic novella written by French aristocrat, author, and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. With the Prince and our musical repertoire as guides, students explored big ideas: the importance of seeing beyond the surface; the meaning of multiple […]