EYSO’s partnerships with music organizations throughout Chicago offer our members incredible opportunities to grow as musicians and collaborators. From our own Fall Camp programming, which begins each season by strengthening the community of each ensemble and delving into rich and rewarding music, to the Chicago Youth in Music Festival, which puts our EYSO members on stage with Riccardo Muti and their colleagues from neighboring youth orchestras, EYSO students will find a wealth of opportunities in the upcoming season.
Auditions for the 2019-2020 EYSO season are May 30-June 2, 2019. The application to audition is available beginning February 1, 2019. Please click here to view Audition Information & Requirements and Placement Philosophy EYSO Audition Workshop 2019--PresentationFind out more »
Challenge yourself in a chamber music setting while discovering a deeper approach to learning music. Work directly with an internationally acclaimed string quartet. Meet new people and learn something about yourself. EYSO's week-long program will divide string players into trios, quartets and quintets based on their age and ability. Each group will work with a regular coach and spend 3-4 hours together each day. The camp will also include chamber…Find out more »