Mission

Utah Youth Orchestras
& Ensembles (UYOE)

Since 1986, Music Director and Conductor Barbara Scowcroft's vision has been to educate and inspire young musicians through exceptional ensemble training and performance opportunities in classical music.

As Utah's first youth symphony, founded in 1957, Utah Youth Orchestras and Ensembles have nurtured thousands of talented musicians ages 12-21 with coaching and development by the area's finest professional conductors and musicians.

Updates

 

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 23/24 (MEMBERS ONLY)

REHEARSAL LOCATION CHANGE FOR FRIDAY ONLY

*Friday-September 23 rehearsal 4:00-6:30 PM at Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway

*Saturday-September 24 rehearsal 9:00-11:30 AM in 272 David Gardner Hall at the U of U

SEPTEMBER 30 AND OCTOBER 1 PERFORMANCES (7:30 PM)

ROSE WAGNER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 138 W. BROADWAY

Utah Youth Orchestras will be performing HandsFree with Repertory Dance Theater members as part of RDT's Fall Concert.

Tickets are available through RDT's website:

http://www.rdtutah.org/shows/elan

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 27-OCTOBER 1 (MEMBERS ONLY)

VENUE FOR THIS WEEK: ROSE WAGNER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 138 W. BROADWAY

*Tuesday-September 27-Rehearsal

Call Time: 4:45 PM

Rehearsal: 5:00 PM (not sure of ending time-please have access to a cell phone, or borrow one from another member, to call you parents when rehearsal ends if you are not driving yourself)

 

*Wednesday-September 28-Matinee (tentative)

Call Time: 10:00 AM

Performance: 10:30 AM

 

*Thursday-September 29-Concert

Call Time: 6:45

Performance 7:30 PM

 

*Friday-September 30-Concert

Call Time: 6:45 PM

Performance 7:30 PM

***No regular rehearsal today.

 

*Saturday-October 1-Concert

Call Time 6:45 PM

Performance 7:30 PM

***No regular rehearsal today.

UTAH YOUTH PHILHARMONIC AND UTAH YOUTH SYMPHONY AUDITIONS for the 2016-2017 Concert Season

Auditions open for most instruments

*Please click on the auditions link at the top of this page for information on how to schedule your audition.

*We will NOT be taking new FLUTE auditions, as our flute sections are full. 

 

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UTAH YOUTH JUNIOR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AUDITIONS for the 2016-2017 Concert Season

September 2016

*Please click on the auditions link at the top of this page for information on how to schedule your audition.

*We will be taking auditions on all orchestral instruments except for harp and percussion.

*Our flute section is full, so we will only audition those who have already signed up. 

Best of State Community Music Program Award

Congratulations to Utah Youth Symphony Orchestra who has been awarded the Best of State 2014 Community Music Program Award!

And congratulations to Utah Youth Philharmonic who has been awarded the Best of State 2015 Community Orchestra Award!

College Credit Applications For The University of Utah

Yearly Deadlines july 1 and november 1

Applications are for those who would like to receive college credit for Utah Youth participation (grades 10-12 only).

View College Credit Application Information

Special Thanks

We give a special thanks to our top donors and supporters.

Mendelssohn Level Donor Zions Bank Logo

Mendelssohn Level Donor Zoo, Arts and Parks Logo

Shostakovich Level Donor The C. Comstock Clayton Foundation Logo

Shostakovich Level Donor The C. Comstock Clayton Foundation Logo

Brahms Level Donor Salt Lake City Arts Council Logo

Generous use of their great facilities University of Utah Logo