Tacoma Youth Symphony Association

2019-20 Concert Season

Concerts are held at the Urban Grace Church on 9th & Market

in downtown Tacoma unless otherwise noted.​

A Night at the Movies Costume Concert    

Tacoma Youth Symphony & Tacoma Young Artists Orchestra

October 26, 2019; 7:00 P.M.

Scholarship Fund Benefit Concert

  • Music from Harry Potter
  • Star Wars
  •  The Avengers Suite
  •  What's Up at the Symphony (Bugs Bunny's Greatest Hits)
  • The Wizard of Oz Selections
  • Muppet Medley

This concert is part of Tacoma Arts Month

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Reformation Remembrances--TYS Opening Night

Tacoma Youth Symphony

November 16, 2019; 7:00 P.M.

  • Symphony No 5 in D Major, "Reformation"--Felix Mendelssohn
  • Concerto for Flute and Orchestra--Carl Reinecke

Janelle Janovich-Barrera, Flute

  • Don Juan--Richard Strauss

Serenade--TYAO Fall Concert**

Tacoma Young Artists Orchestra

November 23, 2019;  7:00 P.M.

Tacoma String Philharmonic & Tacoma String Symphony
December 14, 2019; 1:00 P.M.

Tacoma Junior Youth Symphony & Tacoma Youth Brass Ensemble
December 14, 2019; 7:00 P.M.

Chamber Ensemble Concert
January 18, 2020; 7:00 P.M.
Immanuel Presbyterian Church

Giants of German Romanticism--TYS Mid Winter Concert
Tacoma Youth Symphony

February 22, 2020; 7:00 P.M.

  • Overture to Die Meistersinger von Nurrnburg--Richard Wagner
  • Symphony No 2 in D Major, Op 73--Johannes Brahms
  • Student Concerto--TBA


Overture--TYAO Mid Winter Concert **
Tacoma Young Artists Orchestra
February 29, 2020; 7:00 P.M.

Tacoma String Philharmonic & Tacoma String Symphony
April 25, 2020; 1:00 P.M.

Tacoma Junior Youth Symphony & Harp Ensemble
April 25, 2020; 7:00 P.M.

Fairytales--TYAO Spring Concert **
Tacoma Young Artists Orchestra
May 9, 2020; 7:00 P.M.

Dreams of Spring--TYS Season Finale

Tacoma Youth Symphony

May 16, 2020; 7:00 P.M. 

  • Overture to a Midsummer Night's Dream--Felix Mendelssohn

  • Concerto No 2 in Eb Major for Horn and Orchestra--Richard Strauss

​​Jeffrey Snedeker, French Horn

  • Symphony No 1 in Bb Major, "Spring"--Robert Schumann
  • Academic Festival Overture--Johannes Brahms

**  TYAO 2019-20 concert music will be selected from the following:

  •  Rosamunde Overture--Franz Shubert
  • Voices of Spring, Op 410--Johann Strauss, Jr.
  • Serenade No 6, K 239--Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  •  Kaisermarsch--Richard Wagner
  • Symphony No 3, "Scottish"--Felix Mendelssohn
  • Selections from Hansel and Gretel--Engelbert Humperdinck
  • Zigeunerbaron Overture--Johann Strauss, Jr.
  • Symphony No 6 in F Major, Op 68--Ludwig van Beethoven

TYSA's Roaring 20's Gala Fundraiser 

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A Community Treasure