Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras
Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras has provided music education through orchestral programs and performance opportunities of the highest caliber since 1946. CYSO serves nearly 600 students ages 6-18 with nine on-site ensemble programs including full, string, jazz, and steel orchestras, and engages young people in underserved Chicago neighborhoods through our Community Engagement Programs. As members of CYSO, students cultivate discipline, increase self-confidence, and develop a deep appreciation for the arts. CYSO is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization investing in the future of music and the next generation of leaders. For more information, visit cyso.org.