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June 15, 2019 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Season Finale Concert

Knox Metropolitan United Church

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June 8, 2019

Season Finale Concert

June 15, 2019  7:30pm Knox Metropolitan United Church , 2340 Victoria Avenue, Regina

Admission by donation at the door.

Joined by soloist Eleanor Hector (violin) and the Conservatory Junior Strings, the orchestra will share music by Mendelssohn, Dvorak and more.  We will be recognizing conductor Al Denike's 30th anniversary with the group.  Please attend this most special event.

June 8, 2019

2019-20 Fees Announced

The Board of the South Saskatchewan Youth Orchestra is pleased to announce that fees for the upcoming season will remain unchanged. Further, all full time post secondary players will be eligible for a discount, allowing these students to enjoy a full season with the orchestra and a trip to the Banff Orchestral Symposium for only $800.  Auditions will take place Sept 6 and 7, with the first rehearsal on Sept 9.  Audition excerpts for new players are now available.  Excerpts for returning members are in the member's section.  Please contact info@ssyo.ca if you have questions regarding auditions for the upcoming season.  Better yet, join us at the June 15th concert, and meet some of the players and Board after the concert.

March 6, 2019

Board Members Required

The Board of Youth Orchestra welcomes new members in the fall of each year.  Do you see yourself taking on a role in promotions, planning, writing grants, updating/ upgrading our website, handling our treasury, communicating with new and prospective members or organizing snack?  Our board meets for 2.5 hours monthly between Sept to June.  This is a great resume builder and a chance to serve an established commnity organization.    Parents of SSYO members, SSYO members over the age of 18 and interested community members are welcome to let their name stand at elections in September.  Talk to Doug Charko, president at info@ssyo.ca for more info.

March 6, 2019

Players needed!

The 2019-2020 season is ahead and the Music directors (Al Denike and Rudolf Sternadel), along with the SSYO board extend a welcome to prospective members.  Interested in joining our orchestra?  Dreaming of sharing the stage with the Regina Symphony?  Ready to board a bus to Banff for a Youth Orchestal Symposium?  Audition dates are Sept 6 and 7, 2019.  Questions?  See the auditions page (to be updated by May) or email info@ssyo.ca  

March 6, 2019

2019-2020 Season announced

A tentative DRAFT of the highlights from the 2019-20 season has been published on our website under "Schedule".  The South Saskatchewan Youth Orchestra has enjoyed annual concerts with the Regina Symphony and in 2020, the date has been moved to March.   Weekly rehearsals remain on Monday nights, from 6:30-9pm.  Check out the fun for the year !!

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