When talking to Principal Clarinet, Sérgio Coelho, you can tell instantly how passionate he is about music, playing clarinet, and taking advantage of the opportunities ….
Written by: Mandy Matthews, Manager of Community Engagement For AYS Alumna Catherine Baker, being a professional musician is equally as important to her as offering ….
Orchestra Management Fellow and violinist, Hannah Chou has been playing violin for as long as she can remember. Her expansive experience and education in violin ….
Written by: Mandy Matthews, Manager of Community Engagement AYS Alumnus Michael Ryan Armstrong has one of the most interesting and exciting “AYS stories” that I ….
Written by: Mandy Matthews, Manager of Community Engagement Speaking with AYS alumni Jayla Tang (they/them) was just as moving as their most recent musical project ….
AYS Principal Flute, Elizabeth LaCoste, sat down with us to share her experiences playing with AYS and starting her own business! Her business was developed ….
Written by: Kai Potts-Smith, AYS Alumna ’04 The past year has been difficult for everyone, especially musicians. As we look forward to better days ahead, ….
For Women’s History Month, we are sharing about the talented and multi-faceted AYS Principal Oboist Dr. Laura Arganbright. Laura is not only a successful musician, ….
February is Black History Month and we wanted to celebrate by amplifying Black and African American composers who have made amazing contributions in the classical ….