Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra

Training young orchestra musicians in the Chicago Southland since 1962.

OrchestraFor more than thirty-five years, SYSO has brought meaningful, quality musical experiences to its members. The Incredible Opportunity Program began in 2010; students can apply and are selected through an essay contest to receive low cost group violin instruction and orchestral experience.


Children ages 8 through 17 who already play a string instrument and can read music well play for the Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra.  Selection for this group is by invited audition only.   Audition Requirements