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Bakersfield Youth Symphony Orchestra

Auditions for the 2021-22 Concert Season

Follow the link below to access audition music for brass, woodwinds, percussion and string instruments. We are looking forward to a fantastic 2021-22 concert season!

BYSO

"...attracts highly-motivated and talented young students and performs high-level orchestral repertoire."

The Bakersfield Youth Symphony Orchestra remains an affiliated group of the Bakersfield Symphony, operating under its board of directors with able assistance from manager Brent Williams. It is comprised of students ranging in age from seventh grade through their first year of undergraduate college. This audition-only ensemble attracts highly-motivated and talented young students and performs high-level orchestral repertoire. Under the musical direction of Maxim Eshkenazy, the Bakersfield Youth Symphony Orchestra performs three concerts per year. 

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2021-22 Season

We are looking forward to a fantastic concert season. Please see our audition page for information. Feel free to contact Regina Pryor or Brent Williams with questions or inquiries.