Please review the information below carefully - it contains important details about the dress rehearsal and concert. Concerts and dress rehearsals are REQUIRED activities for participation in the AYSP. If for any reason you/your student may be absent, you must email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the situation as soon as possible. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above, please let us know.
Dress Rehearsal – Saturday, April 16th, 11:50am -1:10Pm (required)
NOTE CHANGE IN TIME FROM ORIGINAL SEASON SCHEDULE Report Time: 11:30am End Time: 1:10pm Location: Enter Popejoy Hall through the loading dock on the south side of the building. Students should quietly enter the auditorium, get out instruments, and wait to be called to the stage when their rehearsal begins. Leave the cases in the auditorium seating during rehearsals. Parents are welcome to sit in the auditorium and listen. Attire: Casual. We encourage students to wear any AYSP shirt.
Concert – Sunday, April 17th, 5:00pm (required)
Report Time: 4:30pm Concert: 5:00pm Location: Popejoy Hall. Students are to enter through the loading dock and go behind stage left to unpack their instruments. Leave cases in the wings and go onstage to warm-up. After YCO performs, students are to pack their instruments and leave them in the wings so that they may sit together during the Youth Orchestra performance. Concert Attire: Concert Dress Boys: Black suit jacket, black pants, white collared shirt, black dress shoes and socks, and solid colored tie Girls: Black AYSP uniform dress and black dress shoes. Tickets: Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased in advance from a YO or YS student, at the Dale E. Kempter Center for Music Education (4407 Menaul Blvd. NE) or at the door. Children under 5 and students in all AYSP programs are free. Ask for a complimentary ticket at the door. Recording: Real Image Productions will be recording the concert. Video DVDs can be ordered at the concert or ordered online on our website.
Finale Concert Schedule for all aysp ensembles
We hope you can attend some of the other AYSP concerts
Friday, April 8, 2016 – 7:00pm Las Puertas Event Center – 1512 1st Street NW
Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 5:00pm Immanuel Presbyterian Church – 114 Carlisle Blvd. SE (South of Central)
The Youth Chorus, Junior Chorus, and Preparatory Chorus perform their final concert of the 2015-2016 season. Tickets: $10.00 at the door.
APS music teachers, children under 5 and students in all AYSP programs are free. Ask for a complimentary ticket at the door.
Sunday, April 17, 2016 – All Day
1:00pm Preparatory Strings, Junior String Orchestra and Junior Orchestra
3:00pm Junior Band and Junior Symphony
5:00pm Youth Concert Orchestra and Youth Orchestra
7:30pm Youth Symphony
One ticket is good for all performances on April 17th.
Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased in advance from a YO or YS student, at the Dale E. Kempter Center for Music Education (4407 Menaul Blvd. NE) or at the door.Children under 5 and students in all AYSP programs are free. Ask for a complimentary ticket at the door.
APS music teachers, children under 5, and students enrolled in AYSP are free for all regular AYSP concerts. Just ask for a comp ticket at the designated ticket booth before the concert.
We rely on donations from generous individuals and businesses like you to provide symphonic performance experiences to Albuquerque’s talented young musicians and access to music education for students in need.