Youth Orchestra

The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra is a pre-professional orchestral training program serving talented young instrumentalists ages 12-21 from across the greater Bay Area. There’s no tuition. Participants are selected through competitive auditions. Acclaimed for its outstanding artistry at home and abroad, the YO presents concerts at Davies Symphony Hall at reduced prices, free Open Rehearsals for San Francisco senior centers, and tours internationally.  Learn more

Hear them Perform

Don’t miss these amazingly gifted young musicians in concert at Davies Symphony Hall. 

2015 European Tour

This coming summer, The Youth Orchestra will again tour the music capitals of Europe!  You can follow the orchestra's tour blog posted here begining in June.  In the meantime, you can review our most recent tour with the YO 2012 tour blog for an amazing re-cap , photos, and reviews. 


Jason Pyszkowski
Youth Orchestra Manager
(415) 503-5350


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