LATEST NEWS:YPSCA Announces Winners of 2017 CompetitionRead about this year's Competition -- the 60th annual School Music Auditions -- won by cellist Nygel Witherspoon, with nine additional Finalists taking home prizes. Click here for more info, also visit us on Facebook.
Cellist Nygel Witherspoon, 15, winner of the 2017 competition
(photo by Matt Brenengen)
School applications for funding assistance for Young People’s Concert participation through the YPSCA Musical Mentors program are available.
Part of the Minnesota Orchestra since 1911
The Young People's Symphony Concert Association (YPSCA) was created in support of the Minnesota Orchestra Young People's Concerts in 1911. YPSCA's mission is to instill in young people an appreciation of music and to encourage their continuing interest in the Minnesota Orchestra. YPSCA was formed to assist, augment and promote the Young People's Concerts and YPSCA is still going strong.
The 2017 School Music Auditions Finalists performed at Orchestra hall on Sunday, January 29.