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Symphony Orchestra

The most advanced group in the PYSO Orchestral Training Program: experienced, exceptionally talented, dedicated high school student musicians.

Philharmonic Orchestra

A full symphonic orchestra of over 100 junior and senior high musicians whose auditions show musicality and advanced technical skills.

Wind Orchestra

PYSO’s advanced wind ensemble, designed for high school woodwind, brass and percussion students to explore challenging wind ensemble repertoire.

Symphonic Winds

Junior high school woodwind, brass and percussion students tackle more advanced rehearsal and performance skills.

String Orchestra

Talented upper elementary and junior high students tackle more advanced rehearsal and performance orchestral skills.

Prelude Strings

Eager string students, grades 1-5, receive string technique instruction and ensemble experience in a fun and inviting group setting.

Percussion Ensemble

Percussionists from all the PYSO groups play a variety of styles of music in a specialty rehearsal following the weekly orchestra rehearsals.

Chamber Winds

An elite ensemble for winds and percussionists in junior and senior high school, comprised of select members of the Philharmonic Orchestra and Wind Orchestra.