“Little Russians”
 Benefit Gala and Concert

Save the date!
FOR Sunday, October 28 at 6 pm
WHEN we introduce new Music Director Earl Lee
AT the PYSO Gala & Benefit Concert in Freehof Hall of Rodef Shalom in Shadyside.

On Sunday, October 28, the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra’s fundraising gala will introduce our new Music Director, Earl Lee at our Gala & Benefit Concert!

Over the years, our galas raise much needed funds for PYSO’s educational programs, scholarships, instrument fund and international tours.

The sit-down Russian themed dinner menu provided by Bistro to Go includes hors d’oeuvres, salad, choice of three entrees with sides, rolls & beverage and dessert.

During dinner, Music Director Earl Lee and the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform a short concert featuring excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 and music from Dr. Zhivago.

In addition to enjoying dinner and the orchestra concert, guests have the opportunity to win many exciting and valuable prizes via silent auction and a live auction emceed by Brian Edward of ‘Burgh Vivant.


Tickets will go on sale on September 1, but it’s not too early to mark your calendar for the evening of
October 28, 2018!

Little Russians Prize Donation Form

Little Russians Prize Donation Form

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What's Happening

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String Seating Auditions @ Heinz Hall
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Exact Schedule TBD. Music and Excerpts will be emailed the week of July 9th.
3:45 pm PYSO First Rehearsal & Orientation @ Heinz Hall
PYSO First Rehearsal & Orientation @ Heinz Hall
Sep 9 @ 3:45 pm – 8:30 pm
3:45 PM – Orientation 4:30-6:30 PM sectional 6:30-7:30 Dinner Break (provided by the PYSO Parents Assn 7:30-8:30 Full orchestra reading onstage with Maestro Lee conducting and sectional coaches playing along side PYSO students.

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