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                          Tacoma Youth Symphony Association



The Tacoma Junior Youth Symphony is conducted by Maestro Paul-Elliott Cobbs.  TJYS holds two public concerts per season in the Urban Grace Church and is an annual guest performing group of the "Victorian Country Christmas" celebration in Puyallup.

For the 2020-2021 season TYAO and TJYS will be a combined orchestra conducted by Dr. Paul-Elliott Cobbs


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Rehearsal Schedule
Direct all schedule and emergency absence information to your Rehearsal Assistant and not the TYSA office.

Absences must have a completed Request Form turned in




Concert Dress for TJYS​  *PLEASE SEE TYAO CONCERT DRESS FOR 2020-2021

Ladies:  White long-sleeved tuxedo shirt (boys) available at www.tuxedowholesalers.com, long black skirt "Symphony Concert Skirt" purchased at www.tuxedowholesalers.com, black pantyhose, black dress shoes, no jewelry, cummerbund optional.


Gentlemen:  Black dress slacks, white long-sleeved tuxedo shirt available at www.tuxedowholesalers.com, black bow tie, black socks, black dress shoes, cummerbund optional.

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