Music Director & Conductor
|The QUAD CITY YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA was founded in 1958 as a training ensemble for middle, junior high and high school-aged musicians. It is comprised of 96 accomplished instrumentalists drawn from 22 school districts.|
Each year, the orchestra performs two concerts and features soloists chosen from within the Youth Orchestra. In addition, the Orchestra performs at Symphony Day - a series of music education concerts at the Adler Theatre for over 6,000 elementary school children.
More than $17,000 in scholarships is awarded to students of the Quad City Youth Symphony Orchestra. Youth Orchestra rehearsals begin in August, with sessions normally scheduled for Sunday evenings. The Music Director & Conductor of the Youth Orchestra is Kevin Price.
Auditions for the 2013-14 season!