Join Dr. Jindong Cai and the Senior Symphony for an evening that transports us from Edvard Grieg's majestic fjords of Norway to the frigid minefield of Dmitri Shostakovich's homeland. The performance will feature California-native, Jon Nakamatsu, Gold Medalist at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
GRIEG Piano Concerto, Jon Nakamatsu, soloist
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5
ECYS would like the recognize the wonderful school and private music teachers who work with and inspire our young musicians! We recently asked members of the Chamber Players, Camerata, and Galbraith Honor Strings to tell us about their teachers. We will be sharing their stories on #MusicTeacherMonday, so check out ECYS on Facebook every week for a new post! We invite you to be part of the conversation! Share your story here!
ECYS is now accepting audition applications for the 2016-17 Season! Appointments will be scheduled for March/early April. Please plan accordingly! Information regarding the audition schedule will be sent out in late February.
If you wish to be considered for the current (2015-16) season, please check our open positions listing and contact the ECYS Office before you apply.
Music Education by providing a nurturing environment for the training and development of young musicians from our culturally diverse community and by encouraging a lasting appreciation of music.
Musical Excellence by providing quality performance opportunities for our musicians and presenting outstanding musical events for the community.
ECYS Supports School Music Programs: ECYS musicians are encouraged to participate in school music and are excused from ECYS events for school music performances.