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Alumni Directory and Resources


If you are a alumna or alumnus of YPSO, We'd love to HEAR from YOU!
We are working on some new features specifically for registered alumnae of the orchestra.

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Alumni Directory and Resources


If you are a alumna or alumnus of YPSO, We'd love to HEAR from YOU!
We are working on some new features specifically for registered alumnae of the orchestra.

Scroll down for more!

Directory

Alumni Roster by Name

Alumni Roster by Year

Alumni Roster by Instrument

To keep your YPSO alumni listing and contact information up to date, please click on the button below.

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Memory Gallery


Some links to YPSO archives and Alumnae correspondence

Memory Gallery


Some links to YPSO archives and Alumnae correspondence

YPSO MEMORIES

Here are some submissions from alumnae about their time and experience at YPSO. We'd love to hear from you too! Send us your memories and posts here or to staff@ypsomusic.org.


Media Archives

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Smugmug


Welcome to YPSO pictures. Our main archive is hosted at

http://ypso.smugmug.com

Here is a small selection of the recent pictures for your enjoyment.

Smugmug


Welcome to YPSO pictures. Our main archive is hosted at

http://ypso.smugmug.com

Here is a small selection of the recent pictures for your enjoyment.

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Repertoire Performed by Season


a Listing of the Works YPSo has Performed by Season

Repertoire Performed by Season


a Listing of the Works YPSo has Performed by Season

Season 2013-14

Fall Concert Performances
November 2 and 3, 2013

El Cerrito High School Performing Arts Center, El Cerrito, CA

 

Program

Aaron Copland
El Salón México

Jennifer Higdon (1962 - )
blue cathedral

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Opus 30
Norman Krieger, Guest Soloist

 

Bay Area Youth Orchestra Festival Concert
Sunday, January 19, 2014
Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
Young People’s Symphony Orchestra

Jennifer Higdon – blue cathedral

 

Winter Concert Performances
February 8 and 9, 2014
El Cerrito High School Performing Arts Center, El Cerrito, CA

 

Program
Modest Mussorgsky
A Night on Bare Mountain (Rimsky-Korsakov version)


Henri François Joseph Vieuxtemps
Violin Concerto No. 4 in D minor, Op.  31,
 First Movement: Andante — Moderato — Cadenza, Sabrina Chern, violin


Gustav Holst
Double Concerto for Two Violins & Orchestra, Opus 49
  Tanaeya McCoy and Jonathan Altman, violin


Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6 in B minor (Pathétique), Opus 74

 

Spring Concert Performances
May 3 and 4, 2014
El Cerrito High School Performing Arts Center, El Cerrito, CA

 

Program

Hector Berlioz
Overture to Le Corsaire , Opus 21

Carl Reinecke
Ballade for Flute and Orchestra in D minor, Opus 288
Rachel Adams, flute

Felix Mendelssohn
Violin Concerto in E minor, Opus 64
I. Allegro molto appassionato
Ellie Kanayama, violin

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93

 

POPS Concert
June 8, 2014
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension, Oakland, CA

 

Program

Hector Berlioz

  • Overture to Le Corsaire, Opus 21
  • Hungarian March from “The Damnation of Faust,” Opus 24 

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6 in B minor (Pathétique), Opus 74
III. Presto: Allegro molto vivace

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93
II. Allegro
IV. Andante - Allegro

Modest Mussorgsky
A Night on Bare Mountain (Rimsky-Korsakov version)

Leroy Anderson
The Waltzing Cat

Calvin Custer, Arranger
A Tribute to Henry Mancini

John Williams
Raiders March

John Philip Sousa
Semper Fidelis
Stars and Stripes Forever

 

The New York Sounds of Summer International Music Festival
Carnegie Hall, New York City
June 17, 2014 Concert

 

Program

Hector Berlioz
Overture to Le Corsaire, Opus 21

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93
II. Allegro
IV. Andante – Allegro

 

“Coast to Coast” Concert
Friday, June 20, 2014
A Joint Concert Featuring:
New England Conservatory’s Youth Symphony &
Young People’s Symphony Orchestra, Berkeley, CA
Sanders Theatre in Memorial Hall,
Harvard University
 

Young People’s Symphony Orchestra Program
Modest Mussorgsky
A Night on Bare Mountain

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Opus 74
III. Allegro molto vivace

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93
IV. Andante – Allegro

John Williams
Raiders March

Season 2014-15

Fall Concert Performances
November 1 and 2, 2014

First Congregational Church of Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

 

Program

Hector Berlioz
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini, Opus 23

Claude Debussy
Nocturnes:
1. Nuages (Clouds)
2. Fêtes (Festivals)

Camille Saint-Saëns
Symphony No. 3 in C minor (with Organ), Opus 78, Elizabeth Forsyth, guest organist

 

Winter Concert Performances
·      Saturday, January 31, 2015
Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, Walnut Creek, CA

·      Sunday, February 1, 2015,
Dean Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA

 

Program

George Gershwin
An American in Paris

Manuel de Falla
Nights in the Gardens of Spain, G. 49
First Movement: In El Generalife
Katherine Chen, Piano

Henryk Wieniawski
Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 22
First Movement: Allergo Moderato
Ellie Kanayama, Violin

Alexander Arutiunian
Trumpet Concerto in A-Flat Major, Op. 94
Oliver Taylor, trumpet

Maurice Ravel
Rapsodie Espagnole

 
 

Spring Concert Performances

·      Saturday, May 2, 2015

Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, Walnut Creek, CA

·      Sunday, May 3, 2015

Oakland Scottish Rite Center, Oakland, CA

 

Program

James Beckel
Musica Mobilis (for brass and percussion)

Greg Rathje (2011 YPSO Almunus)
The Midpoint
(World Premiere)
Hellen Callus, Viola (Professor of Viola, UC Santa Barbara)

Hector Berlioz
·      Harold in Italy, Symphony with Viola obbligato, Opus 16
       First Movement: Adagio
·      Harold in The Mountains:
Scenes of Melancholy, Happiness and Joy
Helen Callus, Viola

Gustav Mahler
Symphony No. 1 in D Major (“Titan”)

 

POPS Concert
June 14, 2015
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension, Oakland, CA

 

Program

Hector Berlioz
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini, Opus 23

Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Introduction, Theme and
Variations for Oboe and Orchestra
Mitchell Marvin, oboe

Ralph Vaughan Williams
Concerto for Bass Tuba and Orchestra in F minor
Eitan Spiegel, tuba

Johann Strauss, Jr.
Bandit Galop

Ludwig Van Beethoven
Concerto in D Major for Violin
Third Movement: Rondo. Allegro
Jin-Young Heo, violin

Leroy Anderson
Blue Tango

George Gershwin
Concerto in F for Piano and Orchestra
First Movement: Allegro
Leon Chou, piano

John Philip Sousa
Stars and Stripes Forever

Season 2015-16

Fall Concert Performances
November 7 and 8, 2015

First Congregational Church of Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

 

Marine Safari and Whale Watch
Jeremy Cavaterra (1971 - )

Camille Saint-Saëns
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor
  Amos Yang, Guest Soloist (Assistant Principal Cellis of the San Francisco Symphony)

Edward Elgar
Enigma Variations