News & Updates
Alban Gerhardt to Lead MYS Sectional
MYS is delighted to announce that on November 15, guest artist for the Oregon Symphony and world-class cellist, Alban Gerhardt, will join MYS rehearsals to lead a sectional for our cellists. This incredible opportunity for our young musicians is made possible by our wonderful relationship with the Oregon Symphony.
MYS Partners with BRAVO Youth Orchestras
This year we are thrilled to welcome 6 young musicians who received their first year of instrumental training with BRAVO Youth Orchestra; an organization that provides free after school music education to students at Rosa Parks Elementary School. This natural partnership brings BRAVO students into our entry level strings ensemble, Overture Strings, while MYS is pleased to provide tuition assistance to these families.
MYS Adds Baroque Orchestra
For winds and strings
We're delighted to share the news that in light of the number of string and wind players that enrolled this season, MYS has added a new ensemble to our classical offerings - a Baroque Orchestra. The Baroque Orchestra is an intermediate level ensemble, conducted by Portland Baroque Orchestra violinist, Adam LaMotte. Mr. LaMotte brings a wealth of talent and experience and MYS looks forward to how his work with MYS will strengthen the artistic experiences for their students.