Virtual Gala 2020

AYS Virtual Gala 2020

Did you miss the AYS Virtual Gala? Watch it below!

AYS adapted to the new circumstances by producing and sharing the music you love in ways that you can enjoy from the comfort of home. Grab a glass of wine, make your favorite appetizer, and dress up to watch with the American Youth Symphony’s 55th Gala. Thank you for joining us! Consider supporting our amazing, young, and talented musicians by donating below. 

AYS Gala Program

♦ Solo performances by AYS Musicians 

♦ Cooking Demonstration by Chef Maxine Banks

♦ AYS Concertmaster, Gallia Kastner, interviews AYS Alum, Philip Marten, Asst. Concertmaster of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

♦ WORLD PREMIERE, Geometric Unity by Carlos Izcaray

Debut performance of the AYS Virtual Orchestra

♦ Composer Conversation with Kris Bowers, Fil Eisler, Charles Yang, and Starr Parodi

View the full Gala Program here:

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