Welcome to CYSO!  We believe that family comes first, music makes community, and motivated kids do their best when they aren’t stressed out.  As such, this 2021-2022 season, we are offering: NO audition fees, NO volunteer fees, NO mandatory volunteering, and NO in-person auditions! Click here for more details on our philosophy.


  • CYSO orchestras are open to all local K-12 and homeschool students under the age of 19.


  • CYSO offers SIX ensembles catering to a wide variety of students: Debut String Orchestra, Philharmonia, Eclipse Jr. String Ensemble, Symphony, Wind Ensemble, and Spectrum String Ensemble!  Click HERE for more details on our ensembles, and click HERE to apply & audition!


  • 2021-2022 Tuition rates are $650 per student. Payment plans and financial aid assistance are available for eligible families.  Please click HERE for more details on tuition and fees.

  • The five CYSO ensembles typically perform together at three concerts each year: a Fall concert, a Spring concert, and a Pops concert! Please click HERE for updates on concert dates and locations.


  • CYSO offers a Chamber Camp every summer! This year, it is offered August 9-13 at Metropolitan State University.  Please click HERE for more details about camp!


Performance of the National Anthem at a Denver Nuggets game to be televised (with or without an audience!)

Masterclasses with members of the Colorado Symphony