Intermediate String Orchestra. Emphasizes ensemble playing and literature. Strong preparation for YPCO.
Young People's Concert Orchestra (YPCO)
Full Orchestra. Emphasizes development of ensemble skills, intonation, rhythm, and sight reading.
Performs original and arranged orchestral literature.
Young People's Symphonic Orchestra (YPSO)
Advanced Full Orchestra. Performs orchestral literature in its original form. All members are eligible and
invited to audition for the YPSO Concerto Competition.
Young People's Orchestra Percussion (YPOP)
Percussionists for the YPCO and YPSO ensembles; one-on-one/small-group coaching; large ensemble
rehearsals; emphasizes fluency, proficiency and technique on orchestral percussion.
Preparatory Program (Prep)
Pinnacle of the sequential orchestra program, Prep is an intensivew program for developing well-rounded young musicians by offering high-caliber chamber music coaching from professional musicians and more. 21-22 Preparatory Program Application
Webster University High School Jazz Ensemble
Webster University, well-known for its innovative jazz studies program offers a program
for rising young jazz musicians to work on improvisation, ensemble interaction, and
personal musicianship. This program is administered in partnership with the Community