After a thrilling first season with Michael Repper as Music Director, Ashland Symphony donors made the increase in rates possible. Also, the ASO Fan Club is growing! Students in 4th-8th grade can now join ASO Fan Club Jr, & students in 9th-12th grade and college may join the ASO Fan Club. Join the fun!
Repper, NYYS Collaborate with Fellow Grammy® Winner Ricky Kej on an exciting pop song. Stay tuned for the release: Winter 2023! Stay tuned!!
Repper becomes youngest North American conductor to win Grammy® Award for Best Orchestral Performance. NYYS becomes the first ever youth orchestra to win, as well. Relive the joy with these videos!
CBS News: NEW YORK -- New York Youth Symphony's debut album has been nominated for the Grammy Awards' Best Orchestral Performance. Music Director Michael Repper joined CBS2 in the studio, along with cellist Noelia and bassoonist Kennedy, to share their excitement for the Grammys this Sunday.
They also talked about making the album during the height of the pandemic, and how aspiring young artists can join the music program. READ MORE AND SEE THE VIDEO ON CBSNEWS.COM>>
New York Times: These Young Musicians Made an Album. Now It’s Nominated for a Grammy. (Kalia Richardson)
"The debut album of the New York Youth Symphony, featuring some players who were in middle school, is up against recordings by some of the world’s top orchestras." READ MORE ON NYTIMES.COM>>
ABC (Good Morning America/GMA3, ABC Eyewitness News) follows New York Youth Symphony's remarkable and historic run for a Grammy® Award in Best Orchestral Performance, the first youth orchestra to ever be represented in the category!
Enjoy this performance of Gabriela Lena Frank's Escaramuza, performed by the New York Youth Symphony (Michael Repper, Conductor). Dimenna Center, NYC; November 2022.