Watch and Listen to “(You Are) Amazing”
Join young musicians from SDYS plus youth music organizations around the county and Tijuana for a special performance and message for young people everywhere!
Be sure to check the COVID-19 event policy on each event listing prior to attending or purchasing tickets.
REGISTRATION for the 2021-2022 SEASON
Mid-season registration for the 2021-22 season is open through October 15! There’s a place for any young musician, age 7 – 22, of any ability in our ensembles. We hope you’ll join us. Once closed, mid-season registration and audition opportunities will reopen in March, 2022.
Announcements & Recent News
Provides our most advanced musicians in our flagship program with intensive, pre-professional musical training at the highest levels attainable in a youth orchestra program.
Encourages our intermediate-level students to participate in both an orchestra and a wind ensemble and exposes them to diverse musical literature.
Offers quality foundational ensembles that develop technical, collaborative, and musical skills as they progress on their instruments.
Community Opus Project
The Community Opus Project includes after school instrumental orchestra and band programs for students in Chula Vista.
Supporting Music in Schools
SDYS supports many school programs across San Diego County to help in their development or expansion of in-school music.
ChIMES Early Childhood Music
ChIMES (Childhood Introduction to Music Education, with Smiles) highlights one of the most integral phases of child growth and development, from birth to age 5.