…were founded in 1949 to give students the opportunity to perform in a full orchestra. The CSO Youth Orchestras have more than doubled in size and now include a Symphony Orchestra, a Philharmonic Orchestra, and an Etude String Orchestra and Prelude String Orchestra. String students of any age may audition with a recommendation from their private lesson teacher. Percussion, winds and brass students must be between the ages of 12 to 20.
Due to the inclement weather and cancellation of Hamilton County schools, there will be no Youth Orchestra rehearsal on Monday, January 8th per CSOYO policy. Rehearsals will resume as scheduled on Monday, January 22nd.