Instrumentation: Strings, Winds, Brass, Percussion
Conductor: Robert Loughran
Rehearsal day: Sunday afternoons, 2:50- 4:30 pm full orchestra,
1:45 – 2:30 pm string sectional
Rehearsal location: Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA
The YOBC Symphony Orchestra is a 70-member orchestral ensemble under the baton of Robert Loughran. Sophomore and Junior musicians are eligible to participate in our annual concerto soloist competition. The Symphony Orchestra performs advanced original score orchestral repertoire. The Symphony Orchestra performs in an annual fall concert in November and a spring concert in April. They also play a Pops Concert in May. Other performance opportunities include field trips, extra concerts with either the entire ensemble or a chamber group, side-by-side concerts with professional orchestras, and our international tours. Please see “YOBC Programs” for more information about these and other opportunities.
Click here for a list of some of the repertoire the Symphony Orchestra has performed in the last 25 years.