“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."
2017/2018 Calendar Events

(selections listed do not reflect all music that will be performed)
2017/2018 DISCOVERY DAY!

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Salem Lutheran Church

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Students will bring their Instruments and will play a couple pieces!  Parents will meet with staff to discuss the exciting new year.   Student Activities!

(More information will be added in July!)
FALL PERFORMANCE: "The Journey"
Featuring the Cadenza, Intermezzo & Encore Ensembles

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 4:30 pm
Salem Lutheran Church
90 Riverside Dr SE, St Cloud, MN 56304





Saint Paul Suite Op. 29 No.2       Gustuv Holst
Long Awaited                               Walker arr. Michael Zellgert
Claim                                            Michael Zellgert
Pendulum Op. 16 - Mosaic           Anthony Glise

       Guest Artists: Dr. Nicholas Raths & Nicholas Mordal
 
Saint Cloud Symphony "Children's Holiday Fantasy"

CMYO Lobby Performance

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 3:00 pm
St Cloud State University, Ritsche Auditorium Lobby


Come join us in the lobby to enjoy music performed by the CMYO program.  Afterwards, enjoy the beautiful and fun sounds from the Saint Cloud Symphony!
MARK WOOD EXPERIENCE: ELECTRIFY YOUR STRINGS!

A TWO-DAY EVENT: January 2018


MORE DETAILS COMING SOON!


CMYO Rehearsals Begin!

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the College of St. Benedict - Benedicta Arts Center

Program Duration: 10:00 am to 1:30 pm 

12:30 pm   Prelude
11:00 am   Cadenza
12:00 pm   Intermezzo
10:00 am   Encore

(Schedules will be available in July!)

O. Nicholas Raths is a founding member of the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet, a nationally renowned chamber ensemble he performed across the country with for twenty-five years. He attended the University of Southern California, where he studied with classical guitarist Pepe Romero and jazz guitarists Jimmy Wyble and Howard Roberts and received his DMA from the University of Minnesota under the direction of classical guitarist Jeffrey Van. He teaches at St. John’s University and Augsburg College.


Nick Mordal is a freelance guitarist and private instructor. While earning a bachelors degree at Augsburg College he studied under Nick Raths and was one of two students to earn a Hognander music scholarship during the year 2014-15.

PROGRAM NOTES




"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."

SPRING PERFORMANCE: TBA

Saturday, April 21, 2018, 4:30 pm



TBA



"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."