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Youth Ensembles Concerts

Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings

PSSS Fall Concert: Carnival

November 16, 2019, 1:00 p.m.

Following up on their triumphant 2018 tour to Costa Rica, Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings embarks on their 2019-20 season with a festive tour of many musical favorites, including Camille Saint-Saens’ beloved Carnival of the Animals, with text and narration by KUSC’s Rich Capparela!
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble

PSYWE Fall Concert: Current & Contrast

November 17, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Under the celebrated direction of Dr. Gregory X. Whitmore, Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble kicks off their 2019-20 season with a program of cutting edge works by celebrated contemporary American and Australian composers. Revel in a wide-ranging program that includes works of Mason Bates, Joel Puckett, Sally Greenaway and more.
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra

PSYO Fall Concert

November 18, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra inaugurates its 2019-20 season with rousing program of popular favorites including works of Marquez, de Falla, Ginastera and Britten.
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble

PSYWE Spring Concert: Scenes

March 16, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble continues its 2019-20 season with a special showcase concert featuring a collaboration with talented young wind musicians from around the SoCal region. The program will include both new and familiar works of Rodrigo, Lauridsen, Whitaker, Mackey and more.
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra

PSYO Spring Concert

March 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra dedicates its mid-season concert to two contrasting works: American composer Chris Rogerson’s Luminosity and Dmitri Shostakovich’s towering Symphony No. 2.
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings

PSSS Season Finale: Story Time

May 9, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings wraps up their 2019-20 season with a program of rousing and engaging works, both old and new! From the ethereal beauty of Ravel’s "Mother Goose Suite" to the brilliance and drama of Rimsky-Korsakov’s "Scheherazade," this musical adventure is sure to provide new and exciting musical vistas for all to enjoy!
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble

PSYWE Season Finale: Perspectives

May 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Wrapping up their 2019-20 season, Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble will present a program of both rousing military themes and soaring sacred and regional themes, including works of Holst, Sousa, Gounod and Boyer.
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra

PSYO Season Finale

May 12, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra wraps up its 2019-20 season with one of the 20th century’s most thrilling works, Ottorino Respighi’s "Pines of Rome." The concert will also feature a performance by the 1st place winner(s) of PSYO’s annual concerto auditions, a much anticipated and truly thrilling event!
  
Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.