ESYO’s Youth Percussion Ensemble provides the most advanced area high school and middle school percussion players with an opportunity to develop and improve ensemble skills under the supervision of several of the area’s top percussion players. The ensemble has performed at high schools and colleges throughout the Capital Region and participated in clinics and percussion festivals throughout the northeast. Annually, the ensemble performs at the Festival of Contemporary Music at the University at Albany. In 2013, the ensemble was featured in the American Music Festival sponsored by Albany Symphony Orchestra.
Rehearsals are generally held on Tuesday evenings from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the University at Albany unless otherwise noted.
Entrance auditions are held in June.
CHECK BACK IN MARCH FOR PERCUSSION AUDITION REQUIREMENTS