In the Community

We strongly believe in the value of music education for every child and we engage stakeholders to work collaboratively with organizations, schools, teachers, and alumni.

  • Private Teacher Directory

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  • Partnerships

    Because our impact is greater when we work together, we collaborate with numerous organizations, schools, and artists in the community.

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  • Music Educators

    Private teachers and school directors are vital to young musicians’ development in school and in programs like GTCYS. We value teachers and work together to advocate music education in the community through our Teacher Advisory Council and other activities.

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  • Alumni

    GTCYS alumni understand the value of music education and the power of the GTCYS experience. From thrilling repertoire and memorable performances to skill-building activities and new friendships, it has a lifelong impact and we invite alums to stay involved.

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Get the Backstage Experience!

Be our guest! Treat the family to a special night out to learn more about what you can expect from GTCYS.

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Audition for GTCYS!

GTCYS auditions are opportunities for students to play their instruments so we can get to know them and match them with one of our ten school-year orchestras for the 2023-24 season. To audition for GTCYS, students register online, record a video, and submit an audition online.