The Oregon Coast Youth Symphony Festival at Newport will take place in Newport, Oregon from April 25 – 28. Five orchestras from a variety of Oregon high schools will be in attendance, will perform in two Public Performances, participate in many workshops and clinics led by professional conductors throughout the weekend*.
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 the youth with your presence, and enjoy the wonderful music!
Opening Night Concert
Date/Time: Friday, April 26 at 7:30 pm
Location: The Performing Arts Center, 777 West Olive Street in Newport
Featuring North Salem High School Orchestra, Pendleton High School Orchestra, Grants Pass High School Orchestra and a special guest performance by Willamette University Chamber Orchestra.
The Grand Finale
Date/Time: Saturday, April 27 at 7:30 pm
Location: Newport Middle School, 825 N.E. 7th Street in Newport
Featuring Tigard High School Orchestra, West Linn High School Orchestra, and all six high school orchestras on stage together for a special grand ensemble performance of “Concerto Grosso” No. 1 (first movement) by Ernest Bloch, and “Iditarod” by Soon Hee Newbold.