Auditions

2014–2015 auditions will be held August 27 and 28 at Lefler Middle School

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2014-15 SCHEDULE

Rehearsals

The Junior Youth Orchestra rehearses Thursdays at Irving Middle School, 4:15-5:45 during the school year.

Rehearsal Dates

NOTE: The Sep. 4th rehearsal will be 4:15-5:15 only in order to have a 5:15 meeting with parents.

  • Sep. 4, 11, 18, Sep. 25 (the Sep. 25th rehearsal is at the East High School Orchestra Room)
  • Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • Nov. 6, 13, 20
  • Dec. 4 (4:15-5:00 rehearsal; concert at 5:30 p.m.)
  • Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29
  • Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26
  • Mar. 5, 19, 26
  • Apr. 2, 9, 16 (4:45-5:15 rehearsal, concert at 7 p.m.)
2014-2015 Concert Dates
  • Thursday, Dec. 4, 5:30 p.m.
  • Irving Middle School (Rehearsal 4:15-5:00)
  • Thursday, April 16, 7:00 p.m.
  • Irving Middle School (Rehearsal 4:15-5:15, back to Irving at 6:30 p.m.)

JYO News

Dr. Karen Becker is conductor of the Junior Youth Orchestra again this year. Dr. Becker is Professor of Cello at UNL and Principal Cellist of the Lincoln Symphony.

I look forward to another exciting year!

Contacts

Click on the names of the faculty members to contact them by email.

Karen Becker, JYO Music Director/Conductor
Ruth Colwell, JYO Instrumental Coach