GYSO Performances Are Standing Room Only!

We are proud to present another season of performances from all Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra ensembles! We invite you to observe throughout the year as our students develop their individual and collective musical talent. The GYSO concert series demonstrates a superior command of discipline and artistry.

Our students play to standing room only crowds – so get your tickets early!

All GYSO concerts take place at at KSU’s Bailey Performance Center. GYSO students get free access to all GYSO and GSO concerts. Parents are required to purchase tickets.


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Stay tuned for announcements about our upcoming 2019-2020 season!

GYSO Mid-Season Concerts

Sunday, March 3, 2019

3:00 PM – Sinfonia, Philharmonia, Percussion Ensemble

7:30 PM – Jazz, Camerata, Symphony

These concerts feature almost 400 of our talented students from around the state. At this point in the season, students continue to develop their love and appreciation for their craft. You will undoubtedly witness excellence on an individual and collective artistic level.

Vocal Spotlight

Sunday, April 28, 2019

3:00 PM – GSO & GYSO Choruses 

Under the direction of Bryan F. Black, both our adult and youth choruses combine to present A New America – Vol. 5 of our America concert series. Get a glimpse of American heritage and culture with vocal vignettes featuring Bernstein, Larsen, and Lauridsen.

GYSO Season Finale

Sunday, May 12, 2019

4:00 PM – Philharmonia, Sinfonia, Jazz

Sunday, May 19th, 2019

4:00 PM – Percussion Ensemble, Chamber, Camerata, Symphony – featuring the GSO Chorus

The final concerts of the season feature original compositions by the percussion ensemble, the winner of our concerto competitions, and the grand finale to our season. Join us to celebrate young artistry and creativity at its finest!

Philharmonia Community Concert

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

3:00 PM – Philharmonia

GYSO’s Philharmonia is performing as part a community concert on March 11th at 3 PM at the Zion Baptist Church. The concert will also feature performances from other members of our musical community. We’re excited for this opportunity for Philharmonia to represent GYSO and perform in the heart of Marietta Square!



Thank you to our sponsors for these concerts,
Thomas Bailey, CPA and Cobb EMC Community Foundation.