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Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies is a program designed to inspire the orchestral experience for young musicians with a conviction that music nourishes the mind, body, and spirit. Many concerts are free and family friendly. Find the full schedule here.
Observe a GTC Youth Symphonies Rehearsal
If you have a child who is interested in orchestra, you can schedule a visit to watch a rehearsal. GTCYS believes that rehearsals are "where the real magic happens" and that watching the conductors "inspire and transform" the musicians can be informative. To learn more and schedule a visit, contact Miranda Bryan at 651.602.6807.