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  • Henry Hobson

    bassoon, Trombone

    If you’re going to learn an instrument, volunteer for ChIMES!”

    Board Spotlight: Weilynn Chiang

    piano, cello

    Weilynn Chiang has been an SDYS Board Member since 2016, serving on the Finance and Audit Committees as part of her dedication to this organization.

    Friendships Bridging The Globe: Two Families Brought Together By Music

    violin, viola, cello

    Sharon and Larry Bay don’t have kids in the house anymore, but for three weeks […]

    Board Spotlight: Eric Cohen


    Eric Cohen has degree in music education and has served on the SDYS Board of Directors for ten years.

    Something to Sing About

    Early Childhood

    Music is a way of life for this ChIMES family! Written by Kate Battenfeld In […]

    Three Generations of SDYS Family


    Jeff Edmons: Q&A


    When did your love of music begin? My love of music was first inspired by […]

    The Gurganious Family

    violin, viola

    Music changes lives, and for siblings Zachary and Isabella Gurganious, that statement couldn’t ring truer. […]

    Kevin Song & Family


    “To me, SDYS isn’t just a group of students playing together. It’s become a family for me.”

    Board Spotlight: Sue Greenway


    Originally from Sydney, Australia, Sue has traveled the world, studied vocal music, and pursued a career in business and technology in addition to being an SDYS board member.

    The Yandall Sisters

    violin, double bass, trumpet

    “SDYS is important to me now because it gives me the opportunity to learn advanced repertoire in a large orchestra setting.”

    Bruno Bello

    16 yrs old | cello

    Music has given me all the tools and means to pursue my dreams.

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    San Diego Youth Symphony