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It's time to renew membership!

It is also time to welcome new members.  

Please go to the membership page to download a form, or contact us by email to sign up or renew.

Don't miss out on summer events 

and another wonderful season of concerts!


Join for opportunities like this - and more.  

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The School Music Auditions 2017


The 2017 School Music Audition dates are set.


Saturday, January 21 – Preliminaries


Sunday, January 29 – Finals




The deadline for applications from participants is


Monday, November 14






School applications for funding assistance for Young People’s Concert participation through the YPSCA Musical Mentors program are available.

Please click here for the latest grant application form.




Part of the Minnesota Orchestra since 1911

The Young People's Symphony Concert Association (YPSCA) was created in support of the Minnesota Orchestra Young People's Concerts in 1911. YPSCA's mission is to instill in young people an appreciation of music and to encourage their continuing interest in the Minnesota Orchestra. YPSCA was formed to assist, augment and promote the Young People's Concerts and YPSCA is still going strong. 


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The nine finalists in the

2016 School Music Auditions 



Learn More About YPSCA!