CSYO Philharmonic Orchestra (grades 9 – 12)
The Philharmonic is the most advanced youth ensemble offered by the Cincinnati Symphony. This group presents 4-5 concerts per season, and plans to establish a recording project and touring cycle. Students play full, unabridged symphonic repertoire from the classical canon, new commissions, and professional-level pops, theater, and film arrangements. The Philharmonic Orchestra rehearses on Sundays from 2-5pm at the UC College-Conservatory of Music. It is conducted by CSO Assistant Conductor Gene Chang.
CSYO Concert Orchestra (grades 7 – 12)
The Concert Orchestra presents 3-4 concerts per season, which may include regional touring activity. Students play full symphonic repertoire, either in original or edited form, new works by prominent composers for student orchestra. The Concert Orchestra rehearses Monday evenings from 7-9:00pm at Sycamore High School.