Join the YSO this year as we celebrate our city and the rich talent within it!
Tickets for the April 21, 2013 performance may only be purchased through the EMU Box Office. Special pricing applies. To order phone
April 21, 2013, 3:30pm- "Downtown to Depot Town" Pease Auditorium, EMU
This April the YSO returns to Pease Auditorium to bring you an encore performance of jazz great, Paul Keller's "Ypsilanti Orchestral Jazz Suite" written for and premiered by the YSO for a packed house in 2010. Come celebrate Ypsilanti's heritage complete with video, narration and some of the hottest jazz you can imagine as we journey back from Downtown to Depot Town!
Saturday, May 25, 2013, 2:00pm "March on Down to Riverside!" Riverside Park
Nothing could be better than patriotic hits down at Riverside Park. Unless of course, you add the talents of the Ypsilanti High School Marching Band, Matt Kazmierski, Conductor! Bring your favorite blanket or lawn chair and pop on down to the park as we March on Down to Riverside for this annual FREE concert. Sponsored by the Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission.
May 26, 2013 rain date.
Past Performances from the 2012-2013 Season
October 7, 2012, 3:30pm- "You heard it here!" Towsley Auditorium, WCC
On October 7th, the YSO welcomes EMU grad and knock out percussionist, Brian Young, as he dazzles on the marimba with Saint-Saens "Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso" and his own original work, "Near Symmetry!" We'll gear up early for Halloween with Saint-Saens' "Danse Macabre" and Suppe's "Poet and Peasant Overture" as well as a throw back to classical times with Mozart's Symphony No. 25 in G minor.
December 2, 2012, 3:30pm- "Home for the Holidays" Towsley Auditorium, WCC
This December, come on home for the holidays with the Ypsilanti Symphony and our young friends from the choir at Erickson Elementary School, Crystal Harding, Conductor. Enjoy music from Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" and other symphonic holiday favorites along with songs of the season. You'll even get a chance to dust off those vocal cords yourself!
February 17, 2013, 3:30pm- "Ypsi's Got Talent!" Towsley Auditorium, WCC
Think you've got talent? Did you get passed over for American Idol? This could be YOUR chance to strut your stuff in front of a live YSO audience. presented in cooperation with the Ypsilanti Township Parks and Recreation Department.