The Metropolitan Youth Symphony was founded in 1974 by Lajos Balogh. Maestro Balogh started MYS with 16 string players, but the group grew quickly to 35 members by their first performance in 1975. MYS has expanded to encompass three full orchestras, three string ensembles, three concert bands, three jazz bands, and a beginning strings class.
Concert features the Jazz Band I ,Jazz Band II and Jazz Band Basics. Open seating tickets: $10 adult, $5 students, available at the MYS website.