Dress Rehearsal and Concert Information

Please review the following information 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 speak with your conductor to discuss the situation ASAP.

Dress Rehearsal – Saturday, April 27th, 8:00am – 10:30am (required)

Report Time: 7:30am

End Time: 10:30am

Location: Students should enter Popejoy Hall through the loading dock on the south side of the building. Proceed back stage, unpack instruments and go on stage. Leave instrument cases back stage during rehearsal. Parents are welcome to sit in the auditorium and listen.

Attire: Casual. We encourage students to wear any AYSP shirt.

Ticket Vouchers & Senior Pins: AYSP student ticket vouchers and senior pins will be handed out before dress rehearsal.

Concert – Sunday, April 28th, 7:30pm (required)

Report Time: 7:00pm

Concert: 7:30pm

End Time: approximately 9:00pm

Location: Students should enter Popejoy Hall through the loading dock and quietly go backstage to unpack instruments. Once unpacked, you may find your seat and warm up.

  • PERCUSSIONISTS set up instruments on stage immediately.

After the concert, join us in the lobby for cake and lemonade to celebrate Emily’s concerto and a fantastic year!

Concert Attire: Formal Concert Dress

Boys: Black suit jacket, black pants, white collared dress shirt, black dress shoes, black socks, and a solid long dress tie, preferably black – NOT a bow tie.

Girls: Black AYSP uniform dress and black dress shoes.

Recording: Real Image Productions will be recording the concert. Video DVD’s can be ordered at the concert.


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Albuquerque Youth Symphony Program
4407 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

PO Box 30961
Albuquerque, NM 87190