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Performance Calendar

2016-2017 Calendar

A detailed rehearsal and performance schedule can be found at the end of the 2016-2017 QCSYEs Member Handbook.

YC Community Engagement Concert

Youth Choir will perform various selections in a YC only concert.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:00 p.m.
Two Rivers United Methodist Church, Rock Island, IL

YSE/PS Community Engagement Concert

Prelude Strings and Youth String Ensemble will perform various pieces and play their side-by-side material.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:00 p.m.
Boys and Girls Club, Moline, IL

YPO/YSO Community Engagement Concert

Youth Philharmonic Orchestra and Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform pieces they have worked on this concert cycle. YSO will play Holst's The Planets.

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 3:00 p.m. 
Bettendorf Middle School, Bettendorf, IA

QCSO/QCSYEs Side by Side Concert

QCSO and QCSYEs Side-by-Side Concert featuring a solo performance by the QCSYEs Concerto Competition Grand Prize Winner, Claire Thomsen, flute

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Adler Theatre, Davenport, IA

Youth String Ensembe/Cincinnati Junior Strings Side by Side

Cincinnati Junior Strings is a string orchestra of students grades 6-8 (though we have a few 9th graders and a few 5th graders too) from the greater Cincinnati area. During their summer tour, they will visit the Quad Cities and collaborate with the Youth String Ensemble.

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Time TBD
Location TBD

 

2017-2018 Calendar

YSO Performance at Quad City Bank & Trust Riverfront Pops

YSO performs at the beginning of Riverfront Pops.

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.
LeClaire Park, Davenport, IA

QCSYEs Fall Festival Concert

All 5 ensembles perform.

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Centennial Hall, Rock Island, IL

QCSYEs Concerto Competition

YSO members perform solo concertos to win one of two concerto prizes. Free and open to the public.

Sunday, February 4, 2018 - Time TBD
Location TBD

QCSYEs Winter Festival Concert

All 5 ensembles perform.

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 3 p.m.
Centennial Hall, Rock Island, IL

Symphony Day

YSO performs 3 concerts for over 6,000 fourth graders from the Quad Cities and surrounding areas.

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:15 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m.
Adler Theatre, Davenport, IA

QCSO/QCSYEs Side by Side Concert

QCSO and QCSYEs Side-by-Side Concert featuring a solo performance by the QCSYEs Concerto Competition Grand Prize Winner

Sunday, April 29, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Adler Theatre, Davenport, IA

QCSYEs Spring Festival Concert

All 5 ensembles perform, featuring a solo performance by the QCSYEs Concerto Competition YSO Prize Winner

Sunday, May 6, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Centennial Hall, Rock Island, IL

QCSYEs season sponsored by Wells Fargo.