The Yakima Symphony Orchestra presents “Conversation and a Concert,” a live, interactive online event with Maestro Lawrence Golan. Saturday, May 30, 7:30pm (PDT). Join Maestro Golan for conversation and Q&A about music and the orchestra and enjoy a recorded performance of Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony by the YSO. This is a free event, however, registration is required. Register by sending an email to the YSO [info@ysomusic.org] with your first and last name. We will send you information on next steps.
We’ll see you at the (online) symphony!
Contact Us! As both local and national distancing guidelines have been extended at least to the end of May, the physical YSO office is closed until further notice. YSO staff members are working off-site to process 2020-21 subscriptions, facilitate ticket conversions, exchanges, and/or refunds for our cancelled concerts, and respond to inquiries as we are able. The best way to reach us is by email: info@ysomusic.org. You also may reach out to us via our office phone number: (509) 248-1414; please give us a little extra time to respond to voice messages. We look forward to hearing from you!
Are you holding tickets to a cancelled concert? For current season – 2019-20 – concert, event and other updates, please click HERE


From Home is a special video series curated by the Yakima Symphony Orchestra.
In Stories From Home, Maestro Lawrence Golan interviews YSO musicians who talk about favorite YSO performances and the upcoming season, share fun facts and perform short music selections. Music From Home features performance and education spots created by YSO musicians.

From Home is presented by
Stories From Home, May 23: Maestro Lawrence Golan interviews Yakima Symphony Orchestra Section Double Bass Ramon Salumbides, in the YSO’s “Stories From Home” interview series. ©Yakima Symphony Orchestra 2020
Visit the Video Archives Page for more “Stories From Home” and other Videos

Congratulations to Jeffrey Snedeker! Through this interview with Yakima Symphony Orchestra Music Director Lawrence Golan, the YSO congratulates YSO Principal Horn Jeffrey Snedeker on receiving the 2020 Central Washington University Board of Trustees Distinguished Faculty Award.

The Rosemary A. C. Gottlieb 2020-21 Season
In Full Bloom – Celebrating 50 Years!
Click here for the 2020-21 Season Brochure 
Click here for the 2020-21 Season-At-A-Glance
Six Classical Concerts
Five Pops Concerts
+ a Special Gala Concert

featuring internationally-renowned
violinist Joshua Bell, one of the most celebrated artists of our era, and including the most iconic piece of orchestral music ever written:
Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.
Details in the brochure
[Joshua Bell Photo: Shervin Lainez]
Explore the current Yakima Symphony Orchestra Prelude newsletters for letters from Maestro Golan, columns from Executive Director David Rogers, affiliate and partner updates, community music information and so much more!
Be sure to check out this week’s Yakima Symphony Orchestra
forte column in the SCENE section of the Yakima Herald-Republic!
The Yakima Symphony Orchestra will present a full season of concerts of the highest artistic quality
and offer exceptional educational programs. Within a sustainable financial structure,
the YSO will provide the community with extraordinary musical performances
and will demonstrate value as a regional cultural and economic asset.
-Yakima Symphony Orchestra Mission Statement-