MISSION: "To provide a unique orchestral experience leading to performances that shape, educate and inspire lives of developing youth musicians in the communities of Central Minnesota."
Major Supporters $1,500+
Chamber Music Society of St. Cloud
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

October 7, 2017            Schubert Ensemble

November 11, 2017        Lincoln Trio

January 27, 2018          Chestnut Brass

April 7, 2018                 Daedalus Quartet

May 19, 2018               Rolston Quartet

St. Cloud Symphony
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

September 22, 2017    “A New Chapter Begins”

November 4, 2017       “Taking Flight”

December 9, 2017       “St. Cloud Holiday Fantasy”

February 24, 2018        “Voices of Destiny”

April 21, 2018               “Legends”



A RECAP OF CMYO'S 5TH SEASON!
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

2017-2018 Season's Theme, "In the Spirit of Unity"

Saturday, November 11, 2017  
"The Journey" delivered the beautiful piece, Pendulum Op. 16, 3rd mvt: Mosaic by Anthony Gliese Performed by Dr. Nicholas Raths and Nicholas Mordal

Saturday, January 13, 2018   "Empower" delivered the electrified performance of Mark Wood and band on stage with over 150 students from the region!  The students prepared over a two-day workshop at St. Cloud State University.

Sunday, May 6, 2018  
"Continuity" Students prepared music that demonstrated continuity (an uninterrupted connection over a period of time) using conversations between instrumental sections in the ensemble, the director, and CMYO student soloists within an ensemble.  The students develops skills like leading with physical gestures, similar to a conductor, along with mental preparation and critical thinking on how musical lines are interconnected.


SHORT PRESENTATION: How Does CMYO Impact the Central Minnesota Region?

MISSION: "To provide a unique orchestral experience leading to performances that shape, educate and inspire lives of developing youth musicians in the communities of Central Minnesota."
MISSION: "To provide a unique orchestral experience leading to performances that shape, educate and inspire lives of developing youth musicians in the communities of Central Minnesota."
MISSION: "To provide a unique orchestral experience leading to performances that shape, educate and inspire lives of developing youth musicians in the communities of Central Minnesota."
MISSION: "To provide a unique orchestral experience leading to performances that shape, educate and inspire lives of developing youth musicians in the communities of Central Minnesota."
ANNOUNCEMENTS!
Announcing the 2018 - 2019 Season! 

"History in the Making: Patriotism"

New & Exciting Plans for Next Season! 

- Intermezzo and Encore will combine in a weekly class learning Music Theory, Ear Training, Music History, Conducting/Score Study, and Recital Class!

- The CMYO students will venture on a Field Trip to a major professional orchestra in the Twin Cities next Fall!

- An Outreach Tour will be performed by the CMYO students at a handful of schools in the region next Spring!


Hey Students!   What are your plans for the summer?  How about a Music Camp?
There are many music camp opportunities to consider in the region.  Click on the Camps link in the menu above!

Mississippi Strings Camp     Upper Midwest String Camp     Athena Music Camp (for girls)

“This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central MN Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund."
“This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central MN Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund."
“This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central MN Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund."