Alpharetta Youth Symphony Orchestra

Email:            Phone: 678-740-3555

Join us for the 2020-2021 season!

Welcome to the Alpharetta Youth Symphony Orchestra (AlphaYSO) page. 2020-2021 will be our second season.
Continuing on the 7th season with the AlphaSO, it is our goal to provide a fun and professional musical experience for students in the Northeastern Atlanta region.
Tickets to concert events can be purchased by clicking here.  


General Information

Auditions for the AlphaYSO are held end-April/early May prior to the concert season, which runs from August through May.  Priority seating will be given to those auditioning on the formal audition dates, however, a private audition can be scheduled at any time throughout the season.

Auditions and membership is open primarily to middle school through high school ages. Younger students with exceptional ability will also be considered for membership.

Rehearsals are held online until further notice. 

The concert season includes 3 main concert events with music ranging from challenging orchestral works of great composers to holiday classics and some pop music.  Opportunities to play in smaller chamber ensembles also exist.

2020-2021 Season Auditions


  • Rolling auditions by appointment only


  • Auditions will take place online via Zoom


Audition and Registration Fees

All prospective AlphaYSO members must register in order to sign up for auditions. Click here to register. You will then be taken to the audition sign-up form. Time slots will be available immediately after registration has been submitted.

There is a $25 audition fee due by the audition date. Pay fee by clicking the button below. 




2020-2021 Rehearsals and Concert Date

*Cycles 1 and 2 to be held online via Zoom, Cycle 3 TBD; Dates subject to change due to COVID-19 pandemic*



Cycle 1

  • August 9 Rehearsal #1 

  • August 16 Rehearsal #2 

  • August 23 Rehearsal #3 

  • August 30 Rehearsal #4 

  • September 6 No Rehearsal - Labor Day weekend

  • September 13 Rehearsal #5 

  • September 20 No Rehearsal - Fall Break

  • September 27 Rehearsal #6 

  • October 4 Rehearsal #7 

  • October 11 Rehearsal #8 

  • October 18 Rehearsal #9 

  • October 25 Concert presentations due

Cycle 2

  • November 1 Rehearsal #1 

  • November 8 Rehearsal #2 

  • November 15 Rehearsal #3 

  • November 22 No Rehearsal - Thanksgiving Holiday

  • November 29 Rehearsal #4 

  • December 6 Rehearsal #5 

  • December 13 Rehearsal #6 

  • December 20 No Rehearsal - Winter Break

  • December 27 No Rehearsal - Winter Break

  • January 3 No Rehearsal - Winter Break

  • January 10 Rehearsal #7 

  • January 17 No Rehearsal - MLK Jr weekend

  • January 24 Rehearsal #8 

  • January 31 Rehearsal #9 

  • February 7 Rehearsal #10

Cycle 3

  • TBA


Students who are accepted into the AlphaYSO, ​must read the Member Handbook (to be sent via email) and complete the following:

  1. AlphaYSO Policies and Release Form 

  2. AlphaYSO Membership Agreement Form

  3. COVID-19 Liability Waiver 

For any schedule conflict, fill out the AlphaYSO Absence Form.

Membership tuition is due on or before the first rehearsal of each cycle

  • $100 for online cycle

  • $150 for in-person cycle


Donate/Sponsor the AlphaYSO

​Click on the "Donate" button to make a donation to the AlphaYSO.


Contact Us

We are a growing orchestra with many opportunities for you to share your talents with us.  Come be a part of the AlphaYSO!
Thank you to our Friends & Sponsors...

AlphaSO Contact Info




Phone: 678-740-3554

Mailing Address: 

PO Box 5003

Alpharetta, Georgia 30023



Phone: 678-740-3555

Rehearsal Location

Crabapple First Baptist Church

12760 Birmingham Hwy,

Milton, GA 30004

The AlphaSO is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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