Official Youth Symphony of West Virginia

Schedule change! Due to a conflict, the Spring Concert will be held at 7pm Sunday, May 4!


Graduating seniors: please complete a senior profile form and return it by April 21.


Rehearsals take place Monday evening at 6:30pm at Horace Mann Middle School in Charleston. Always check the calendar to make sure a rehearsal is scheduled; conflicts with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra rehearsals or Kanawha County school holidays may create an open Monday with no rehearsal scheduled.


The Youth Symphony is planning a European Tour for 2015

If you're interested, you need to contact Mrs. Cooke about signing up right away!


Calling all Alumni!

What are you up to now? What impact has Youth Symphony had on your life? Tell us now! Email the General Manager at

Lambros Summer Music Scholarship applications are due by April 21. Download the form from the Musicians page.


View the excellent article in the December 11 issue of the Charleston Gazette about the Winter Concert and the Painted Violin auction.

Read the article online here, or view a PDF of the actual two-page spread here.


You can watch YouTube videos of the Winter Concert, courtesy of Dr. Blackwood, on the Videos page and see photos on the Photo Gallery page. New! Visit the Audio page to listen to or download the concert.

Video of the Chamber Concert and the Youth Strings at The Greenbrier are online!


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