For our musicians



Latest news

If you have news about musical honors our students have received,
please email them to the General Manager




You can watch YouTube videos of the Winter Concert, courtesy of Dr. Blackwood, on the Videos page and see photos on the Photo Gallery page.



Dress code

West Virginia Youth Symphony members are required to attend all Youth Symphony concerts.  Parents can do their part by making sure that students are properly dressed and arrive on time with music in hand and ready to perform.  The concert performance is a chance for students to show their families, friends, peers and the general public their command of compositions and playing skills. 

Required Concert Attire

Cadet String and Youth String Students:  BLACK & WHITE

Youth Orchestra, Youth Wind and Wind Ensemble students:   Mostly BLACK
Young ladies:

Young gentlemen:




Financial Aid application (Word doc)
School Participation Exemption (Word doc)
Concerto Competition Application (Word doc)

Cadet Strings Student Information (Word doc)

Youth Strings Student Information (Word doc)

Youth Orchestra Student Information (Word doc)

Youth Winds Student Information (Word doc)

Program Ad Sales (Word doc)
Parent Volunteer Form (Word doc)