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Student Testimonials

“I had a wonderful experience being in the youth symphony! I learned many valuable skills surrounding chamber music playing. My time with has definitely benefited my violin playing as I have transitioned to college.” – Karlee

“The Youth Orchestra in Bismarck was a small, close-knit community where I felt comfortable asking any musical question. The environment during rehearsal was conducive to communicating, learning, and playing as an ensemble. I am more comfortable playing in larger and more diverse ensembles because of the skills I learned in the Youth Orchestra.” – Hunter

“Youth Orchestra gives me an opportunity to perform with an advanced group playing more challenging music.  I would definitely recommend it to anyone who is interested in joining.” – Tiffany, cello student

“I like being able to perform more difficult pieces and it helps improve my orchestra grades in school.” – Emma Modin, cello student

“I learned many valuable skills surrounding chamber music playing. My time with BMSYO has definitely benefited my violin playing as I have transitioned to college.” – Karlee Black, biology major at Concordia

“The BMSYO was a small, close-knit community where I felt comfortable asking any musical question.  The environment during rehearsal was conducive to communicating, learning, and playing as an ensemble. I am more comfortable playing in larger and more diverse ensembles because of the skills I learned in the Youth Orchestra.” – Hunter Huff Towle, concertmaster of Concordia Orchestra
 

Donate to the BMSYO

The Youth Orchestra is one of the grandest elements of the Bismarck Mandan Symphony Orchestra. Because of our fervent desire to foster young musical talent, we do everything we can to keep these young people playing. Part of our efforts include providing scholarships for young musicians in need. Please consider supporting the Youth Orchestra’s mission of helping as many young people as possible hone their skills and become the future performers in our community and beyond. Your DONATION to the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Youth Orchestra will help us to continue these outreach efforts.