December 2, 2019

Giving Tuesday 2019

Donate to EYSO this #GivingTuesday
December 9, 2019

Ninth Annual Faculty Recital

From 2 to 3 pm, Sunday, January 5, in the ECC Arts Center at 1700 Spartan Drive, the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) is kicking off the start if its 2nd semester with a special treat – the 9th Annual EYSO Faculty Recital.
January 6, 2020

Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) Hosts Ninth Annual Faculty Recital

February 5, 2020

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March 13, 2020

EYSO COVID-19 Update

Dear EYSO Families - As you know, coronavirus (COVID-19) has been on our radar for the last several weeks and we’ve been working closely with ECC’s emergency management team and others. At the recommendation of ECC and in the best interests of our students and staff, we are suspending in-person rehearsals at ECC effective immediately through Sunday, April 5. (please click to read the full message...)
April 27, 2020

Virtual Folklórico Concert May 10  

EYSO has moved the scheduled Folklórico concerts to a virtual format. This will allow us to bring our 44th season to a close safely via a digital performance at 7 pm, Sunday May 10, featuring all of our EYSO ensembles.
April 30, 2020

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 6, 2020

Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) Hosts Folklórico  Online

News Release  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: K. Eric Larson 847-997-2109  elarson@eyso.org  Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) Hosts Folklórico  Online    Elgin, IL (May 6, 2020) – Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) will host  Folklórico, a virtual concert at www.eyso.org/concert at 7 p.m., Sunday, May 10, featuring all EYSO ensembles, including performances by its three full orchestras, two string orchestras, Brass Choir, and EYSO Samba Band—plus a special project shared by all of EYSO. Members […]
May 12, 2020

Elgin Symphony Orchestra names EYSO artistic director as education conductor

To read the full Daily Herald story, please click here: Elgin Symphony Orchestra names EYSO artistic director as education conductor   Elgin Symphony Orchestra Announces Artistic Director of Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra as Education Conductor The ESO is now in the final stages of confirming Matthew Sheppard to be its next Education Conductor. Since taking over as artistic director of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO), Sheppard has consistently demonstrated […]
May 14, 2020

Illinois Council of Orchestras names EYSO Volunteer Anthony Riani as Volunteer of the Year 

News Release   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: K. Eric Larson 847-997-2109  elarson@eyso.org  Click Here to Download a PDF: Volunteer of the Year Post Concert Release   Illinois Council of Orchestras names EYSO Volunteer Anthony Riani as Volunteer of the Year    Elgin, IL (May 14, 2020) – The Illinois Council of Orchestras has named Anthony Riani as Volunteer of the Year for his service to the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra […]