Rehearsal Schedule and Calendar

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Weekly rehearsals are held on Monday evenings at West Valley Middle School.  Two Sunday rehearsals, on November 17, 2019 and February 16, 2020, are included below.

Monday Schedule

  • Youth Orchestra: 6:30 PM- 9:00 PM
  • Youth Chamber Orchestra: 6:45 PM – 8:45 PM
  • Sinfonia: 6:45 PM – 8:15 PM
  • Philharmonia: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Preludium: 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
  • Junior Orchestra: 5:30 PM – 6:05 PM

Sunday Schedule (Note: at West Valley Middle School)

  • Youth Orchestra: 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Youth Chamber Orchestra: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sinfonia: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM
  • Philharmonia: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Preludium: 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
  • Junior Orchestra: 2:00 – 2:35 PM

For more information on the Knoxville Symphony Youth Orchestra, contact Kathy Hart (865) 521-2336

2019-2020 Orchestra and Chamber Music Program Calendar

(All dates are Mondays unless indicated)

October 2019

 7 – No Rehearsals – Knox County Fall Break
14 – Rehearsals/Concert Speaker Auditions
21 – Rehearsals / Individual Pictures
28 – Rehearsals/ Individual Pictures

November 2019

4 – Rehearsals
11 – Rehearsals
17 – Rehearsals (SUNDAY schedule, West Valley Middle School))
18– KSYO Fall Concert: Tennessee Theatre, 7:00 PM (Sound Check Schedule will be distributed prior to the concert)
25 – Rehearsals / Holiday Refreshments

December 2019

 2 – Chamber Music Program Rehearsals only/No KSYO Rehearsals – Christmas Break / Concerto Competition Live Round
8 – Winter Recital KSYO Chamber Music Program, 7:00 PM – Ebenezer United Methodist Church
9 – No Rehearsals – Christmas Break
16 – No Rehearsals – Christmas Break
23- No Rehearsals – Christmas Break
30 – No Rehearsals – Christmas Break

January 2020

6 – Rehearsals
13 – Rehearsals
20- Rehearsals
27 – Rehearsals/Dine to Donate TBA

February 2020

3 – Rehearsals/Practice Competition
10 – Rehearsals/Practice Competition
16 – Rehearsals (SUNDAY schedule, West Valley Middle School)
17  – KSYO Winter Concert featuring the Preludium, Philharmonia, Sinfonia and Youth Chamber Orchestra, 7:00 PM – Tennessee Theatre (Sound Check Schedule will be distributed prior to the concert)/Dine to Donate TBA
24 – KSYO Concerto Concert featuring the Youth Orchestra and winners of the 2019-2020 KSYO Concerto Competition, 7:00 PM – Tennessee Theatre (Sound Check Schedule will be distributed prior to the concert)/Dine to Donate TBA

March 2020

2 – Rehearsals/Practice Competition
9 – Rehearsals/Practice Competition
16 – No Rehearsals – Spring Break
23 – Rehearsals
26 – 29 – YO ensemble only performance TBD
30 – Rehearsals

April 2020

6 – Rehearsals
13 – Rehearsals
20 – Rehearsals (Note: Location TBD)
26 – Rehearsals (SUNDAY schedule, West Valley Middle School)
27 – KSYO Spring Concert, 7:00 PM – Tennessee Theatre (Sound Check Schedule will be distributed prior to the concert)/Flower Pickup at Concert

May 2020

 3 –  Spring Recital KSYO Chamber Music Program, 7:00 PM, Ebenezer United Methodist Church