Important Links for Spain 2017

Upcoming Rehearsals

Sunday, June 11           6:00–9:00 PM tour rehearsal

Thursday, June 15        6:00–9:00 PM tour rehearsal

Saturday, June 17          Depart for Spain


Tour Synopsis

Concert Tour of Spain

Departing: June 17, 2017
Returning: June 28, 2017


  • Madrid Avila
  • El Escorial
  • Toldeo
  • Valencia
  • Segunto
  • Tarragona
  • Barcelona
  • Montserrat

119 Total in the Group

  • 89 Orchestra Members
  • 3 Staff Members
  • 9 Chaperones (Parents)
  • 18 Companions (Parents, siblings, Board Members, Donors)

Four Concerts

  • Sala Sinfonica of the Lienzo Norte Congress Center in Avila – Tuesday, 20 June 2017
  • Teatro Auditorio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial – as part of the Festival de Verano – Wednesday, 21 June 2017
  • Palau de la Música in Valencia – Joint Concert with the Joven Orquesta de Cuenca – Saturday, 24 June 2017
  • Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona – Tuesday, 27 June 2017


  • Porgy and Bess Selections by George Gershwin (arr. Robert Russell Bennett)
  • City of Bridges (new piece written for PYSO) by PYSO violinist Hannah Ishizaki
  • Don Juan by Richard Strauss
  • Symphony No. 5 by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky

    PLUS music performed by Joven Orquesta de Cuenca in Valencia
  • Agua, azucarillos y aguardiente (Preludio)………………………Federico Chueca
  • Concierto de Aranjuez by Joaquín Rodrigo featuring guitar soloist Ana Mª Gallego Santiesteban
Fundraising Opportunities

Painted Violin

You can raise money for tour account with our Painted Violin drawing. Tickets are available in packs of 20.

Painted Violins

Go Fund Me

Watch this video if you would learn how to use GoFundMe to raise money for your tour account.

Go Fund Me Youtube Video

Spirit Wear

PYSO Parent’s Association 2017 Apparel Wear Sale.

Spirit Wear

Previous PYSO Tours



2014: Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic

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2011: Italy

2008: China

2005: Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany

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