YOUTH ORCHESTRA, CYCNY
175 Willoughby Street. Suite 2A, Brooklyn, NY 11201
T. 347-306-2511, 917-912-8288
For Immediate Release
Contact: Patsy Chen
Youth Orchestra, CYCNY 2019-20 Audition for New Members
The Youth Orchestra, CYCNY, a Queens-based youth orchestra since 1996 is pleased to announce the 2019-20 audition for new members, age 10-18, who has been learning an orchestral instrument with a private teacher for about 2-3 years, and are interested in our bilingual repertory of Western and Eastern music.
The audition date will be on Saturday, September 7, from 12 noon-3:30 pm at Taiwan Center (137-44 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354).
For more information please contact: Artistic Director Patsy Chen at 917-912-8288 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, or Executive Director Jason Chang at 347-306-2511 email@example.com.
For more information, please visit the website: www.YouthOrchestra.com.
The auditioning instruments will be: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, horn, trombone, tuba, violin, viola, cello, bass, harp and percussion. The audition requirements are:
The uniqueness of this youth orchestra is its repertory of Classical, Popular, Jazz, Film, Broadway and Asian music.
The orchestra meets for rehearsal on each Saturday from 1- 4 PM at Middle School 158 in Bayside, Queens from late September to early June.
In 2019-20 Season, the orchestra will present:
1. A traditional Holiday Concert in Queens since 1998 will be on December 15, 2019 at Cardozo High School in Bayside, free admission to the general public.
2. The 4th Student and Faculty Recital will take place at Taiwan Center on March 28, 2020.
3. The 6th Annual Concert at Taiwan Center in Flushing on May 30, 2020.
4. Annual Spring Concert at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center is set on June 13, 2020.
The outstanding faculty members are graduates from the top US conservatories and universities, they are: Chijen Christopher Chung/conductor & strings, ChiChing Grace Lin/percussion, Lovell Chang/winds & brass, Chiwei Chang/piano, and Hsinyi Huang, Librarian.
Youth Orchestra, CYCNY is a 501 (c) (3) organization founded in 1996 and registered with New York State as a non-profit organization in 1997.
Some projects of Youth Orchestra, CYCNY are made possible with the funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, The New York City Council designated by Peter Koo, The Oasis Foundation, Taipei Cultural Center & Culture Center of Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York.
Youth Orchestra, CYCNY at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on June 8, 2019 Photo Credit: Ronald Ji