South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestras

Our 2014-2015 Annual Fund campaign has just begun!

Thank you for considering a gift today to support our mission to educate and inspire young musicians in our community. Gifts of any amount are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law, and all donors are recognized in our concert programs. Visit to make a donation today.

Congratulations to Maestro Robert Boardman!

For his work in programming for the SBYSO in the 2013-2014 season, he has been named the 2nd place winner of the American Prize in the category of Orchestral Programming—Maestro Vytautas Marijosius Memorial Award, 2014 – Community Division. More information is available at

The SBYSO welcomes special guest violinist Rachel Patrick, who will perform Pulitzer Prize winning American composer Kevin Puts' Violin Concerto. Maestro Boardman leads the Symphony Orchestra in Stravinsky's colorful orchestration of "The Star Spangled Banner" and his "Firebird Suite," plus addtional works by Kevin Puts, Gabriel Faure, and Mozart. Emilie Grondin conducts the Concert Orchestra with famous orchestral overtures!

Tickets are only $6 for adults, $4 for students, available by calling the IUSB Box Office at 574-520-4203 or visiting

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