(719) 633-3901


Upcoming Concerts and Events

For Calendar view of the concerts, events, and rehearsals, click here.

Strings image

Southern Colorado Children's Art Festival

Saturday, October 28

Check out this year's free Southern Colorado Children's Art Festival at the Chapel Hills Mall! Event will feature performances by CSYSA chamber groups, as well as other orchestral, choral, band, dance, and theater performances. We hope to see you there!

Fall Concert for Allegro, Vivace, and Ovation

Wednesday, November 1, 7:00pm

Come to a free Fall concert! Music by Allegro String Orchestra, Vivace String Orchestra, and Ovation Youth Symphony. Location TBA.

Fall Concert for Bravo!, Pikes Peak Winds, and the Pikes Peak Brass Band

Thursday, November 2, 7:00pm

Join us for a free Fall concert! This concert will feature the Pikes Peak Brass Band, directed by Debbie Baker. Location TBA.

Fall Concert for Youth Symphony

Sunday, November 5, 3:30pm

Youth Symphony will present their Fall concert at First United Methodist Church! This concert is free and open to the public.

Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 2, 7:30pm

Our annual holiday concert is approaching! The Pikes Peak Center will host our holiday concert. Tickets will be available starting in November through the Pikes Peak Center Box Office.

Future Concerts and Events

Oct 21, morning: Waldo Waldo Run
Oct 28: Southern Colorado Children's Art Festival
Nov 1, 7:00pm: Fall Concert for ALG, VIV, and OYO
Nov 2, 7:00pm: Fall Concert for BW and PPW with the Pikes Peak Brass Band
Nov 5, 3:30pm: Fall Concert for YS
Nov 16, 7:00pm: Mozart Informance
Nov 19, 3:00pm: Fall Chamber Concert
Nov 22-24: No rehearsals/office closed
Dec 2, 7:30pm: Holiday Concert for AMA, ALG, VIV, BW, PPW, OYO, and YS
Dec 4, 5:30pm: WG Informance
Dec 9, 9:00am-12:00pm: Mid-Year Auditions
Dec 9, 3:00pm: Pikes Peak Performance Company Benefit Concert with OYO
Dec 16, 19-21: YS Nutcracker Rehearsals and Performance
Dec 20-Jan 2: No rehearsals/office closed
Jan 3: Rehearsals resume
Jan 13: Young Artists Solo Competition
Feb 11: Winter Strings Concert for WG, AMA, ALG, and VIV
Feb 15: Mozart Informance
Feb 26: YS rehearsal for Celebrate Youth in the Arts Breakfast
Feb 27: YS performs in Celebrate Youth in the Arts Breakfast
Mar 4: Winter Concert for BW, PPW, and OYO
Mar 11: Winter Concert for YS with Hennessy 6 (CD Release)
Mar 17: Low Brass Camp
Mar 19: Wichita Youth Symphony and YS Concert
Mar 26-30: No rehearsals/office closed
Apr 13: Local Tours for AMA, BW
Apr 19: Spring Concert for Mozart, WG, and AMA
Apr 20: Local Tours for ALG, PPW
Apr 22: Spring Chamber Concert
Apr 25: In-Harmony Festival with OYO
Apr 26-29: OYO Tour to Albuquerque
Apr 27: Local Tour for VIV
May 6: Spring Concerts for ALG, VIV, BW, PPW, OYO, and YS
May 7-12: May Auditions
May 30: Enrollment Meeting for 2018-2019 Musical Season
Jun 3: YS Farewell Tour Concert
Jun 6-25: YS Tour to New Zealand and Australia
Jul 15-29: Manitou Chamber Music Festival
Jul 27-29: Band Camp
Jul 30-Aug 1: Orchestra Camp

“CSYSA ...a model program for player development.” — Wes Kenney, Colorado State University-Ft. Collins orchestra director