Rappahannock Youth Symphony

2017-18 Concert Season Schedule

**All rehearsals are 6:30-8:30 pm at Gayle Middle School (GMS), 100 Panther Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22406 unless otherwise noted.**

 

 

FIRST SEMESTER


 

September 2017

4—Labor Day: NO REHEARSAL

9—RYS Welcome Back Picnic, 2-4PM, tentatively Old Mill Park, Fredericksburg (bring a covered dish to share)

11—Auditions, Creative Music Academy 6:30-10PM (7001 Harrison Rd., Fredericksburg, VA 22407)

18— FIRST Rehearsal, Gayle Middle School 6:30-8:30PM (GMS) & Parent Meeting (all parents--new and returning); student registration due prior to rehearsal (online)

25—Rehearsal

 

October 2017

2— Rehearsal & BRING A FRIEND NIGHT; Tuition payment plan agreement forms due

9—Columbus Day: NO REHEARSAL

16—Rehearsal

23—Rehearsal

30—Rehearsal 

 

November 2017

6—Rehearsal

13—Rehearsal

20—Rehearsal

27—Rehearsal

 

December 2017

4—Rehearsal

9—Winter Concert & Dessert Reception, 7PM at Fredericksburg Academy (10800 Academy Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408)

11—End of Semester Pizza Party: 6:00-7:00 PM (GMS Cafeteria)

18—WINTER BREAK—NO REHEARSAL

25—WINTER BREAK—NO REHEARSAL

 

SECOND SEMESTER

 

January 2018

2—*New Member Auditions (6:30-10:00PM), Creative Music Academy (7001 Harrison Road; Fredericksburg, VA 22407)

8—Rehearsal; NEW MEMBER PARENT ORIENTATION MEETING (GMS Cafeteria, 7-8PM)

15—Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—NO REHEARSAL

22—Rehearsal & BRING A FRIEND NIGHT (Tuition fee deadline: all RYS tuition due)

29—Rehearsal


February 2018

5—Rehearsal

12--Rehearsal

19—President’s Day: NO REHEARSAL

26—Rehearsal


March 2018

5—Rehearsal

10—Concert, 7PM, Fredericksburg Academy, 10800 Academy Drive; Fredericksburg, VA 22408

12—Rehearsal

19—Rehearsal

26—Rehearsal


April 2018

2—Rehearsal

9—Rehearsal

16—SPRING BREAK—NO REHEARSAL

23—Rehearsal

29—RYS Symphony and Tea and Silent Auction and Painted Violin Auction, 2PM (St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401)

30—End of Year Pizza Party and Parent Meeting


May 2018

Rehearsal dates TBD for June 9 concert


June 2018

9—3rd Annual Patriotic Salute and Pops Concert, Verdun Adventure Bound, Culpeper, VA (time TBD)