Public Performances

The Youth Symphony Festival features performances that are free and open to the public. (No tickets required; donations gratefully accepted.) Bring a friend, come support our youth with your presence, and enjoy the wonderful music!


Friday, April 20 at 7:30 pm
Opening Night Concert

The Performing Arts Center, 777 West Olive Street in Newport

McNary High School Orchestra (Keizer)
McKay High School Orchestra (Salem)

and a special guest performance by
Oregon State University Chamber Strings


Saturday, April 21 at 7:30 pm
The Grand Finale

Newport Middle School, 825 N.E. 7th Street in Newport

Reynolds High School Orchestra (Troutdale)
Pendleton High School Orchestra
Clackamas High School Orchestra

and all five high school orchestras on stage together
for a special grand ensemble performance of

Concerto Grosso No. 1 (first movement) by Ernest Bloch

Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber