UNH youth symphony orchestra in concert hall

UNH Youth Symphony Orchestras

UNH Youth Symphony Orchestra: Fall 2022

The University of New Hampshire Youth Symphony Orchestra (UNH-YSO) has provided quality orchestral experiences to string students in the NH seacoast region, southern Maine, and northeastern Massachusetts since 2013. By providing quality musical instruction and high standards of rigor, the UNH-YSO seeks to help students in Grades 4-12 develop their technical capabilities and musical understanding. Visit UNH-YSO to learn more.

Please note: The UNH-YSO is a pre-admission program. Only students who have completed an audition and received an offer of placement in the program may register. All students must audition each year, including returning members. DO NOT register and pay tuition without first completing an audition, as tuition payments are non-refundable. To schedule an audition, please email david.upham@unh.edu





Registration open date

Registration close date

Fall 2022

Sundays, Sept 11 - Nov 20



Aug 31, 2022

Oct 17, 2022

 Spring 2023   Sundays, Jan 29 - May 7   4-12   $125   Nov 15, 2022   March 1, 2023

If you have completed an audition and received an offer of placement, click the '+' sign on the block on the right to enroll.

Online Registration Instructions: please review before enrolling for the best outcome. Family Accounts are recommended for families enrolling multiple children in any UNH youth program.

UNH continues to have COVID-19 protocols in place for youth programs: Current COVID-19 Guidelines

All prospective UNH-YSO members must read and review the YSO Student & Family Handbook


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UNH Youth Symphony Orchestras

The Youth Symphony Orchestras are held in the Paul Creative Arts Center (PCAC), 30 Academic Way, Durham, NH.

This course is currently unavailable.