2017-2018 Performances

for an overview of the season rehearsal calendar, click here

Admission to regular season concerts is $5 for an individual, $10 for a family (up to six) and $2 for students with a valid ID unless otherwise noted. All tickets are general admission and available only on the day of the concert. (OKCity Card Holders can enjoy 50% off admission when they present their card. For more information on the Allied Arts City Card, please visit – be sure to tell them the Member Agency Oklahoma Youth Orchestras sent you!).

Recordings are available for purchase for each regular season concert unless otherwise noted. 

Please check back in September for finalized concert locations. Also note that some information may change as the season progresses. Check back here to see the most up-to-date information.

Fall Concert with Festival Strings
October 16, 2017 – Monday at 7:30PM
Location: OCU Petree Recital Hall
Admission to this concert is FREE
This performance will not be recorded

Fall Concerts
October 22, 2017 – Sunday
2PM – Sinfonia, OYW, and OYO
6PM – Philharmonia, Chamber Orchestra, and OYP
Location: Sharp Hall, Catlett Music Center

Winter Concert Gala with Festival Strings, OYP, and OYO
featuring illustrious guest artists Gerard Schwarz and Julian Schwarz
December 3, 2017 – Sunday at 3PM
Location: OCCC
Reception to follow

Winter Concert with Philharmonia, Sinfonia, Chamber Orchestra, and OYW
December 10, 2017 – Sunday at 3PM
Location: OCU

Guest Conductor Concert with Sinfonia and Chamber Orchestra
February 25, 2018 – Sunday workshop at 1:30PM, Concert at 4:30PM
Location: OCU
Groups will rehearse with guest conductors in the time preceding the concert

Spring Concert with OYO and OYW
OYW’s performance may be moved pending other opportunities
March 4, 2018 – Sunday at 3PM
Location: Nancy O’Brian Center for the Performing Arts

OYP and Percussion Ensemble Perform at 2018 Open House
March 5, 2017 – Monday at 7PM
Location: OCU
Admission to this concert is FREE

Spring Concert Hold Date
All members please hold this date.

March 25, 2018 – Sunday at 3PM
Location: OCU

Possible OYW Outreach Performance
Mid April
Details to follow at a later date

End of Season Concerts
May 6, 2018 – Sunday
2PM – Festival Strings, Philharmonia, Sinfonia, and Chamber Orchestra
featuring a new work for the Chamber Orchestra by our composer-in-residence
6PM – OYO, OYP, and OYW
featuring a new work by the winner of the OYW Composition Competition
Location: Putnam City North High School Auditorium


Additional opportunities are developed throughout the year with sufficient notice provided to families.

Please note that the calendar provided on this webpage is the most up-to-date information. This webpage has been updated as recently as 8/9/17