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We believe...

LSYO - Mary, Flute

"We believe that every young person with outstanding musical ability and a willingness to work hard should be given the opportunity to develop and master that skill. The purpose of LSYO is to foster in cooperation with public, private and home schoolers quality musical opportunities and experiences."

About the Youth Orchestra

LSYO member Bailey, Cello

The Lebanon Symphony Youth Orchestra began in January of 2010.  Over 50 young people from the greater Lebanon Region are currently enrolled in this ensemble.  Currently a string orchestra, plans are underway to expand it into a full orchestra with strings, brass and percussion.

The LSYO has performed at several events including: The Warren County Arts Festival, Apple Festival, performances at Otterbein Retirement Community, and their regularly scheduled concerts.  In May of 2011 they were featured on Channel 9 (WCPO) news as they played a special composition dedicated to Deputy Sheriff Brian Dulle.

Youth Symphony Auditions - Held in September & January

LSYO member Stefanie, Violin

Audition Requirements

  • Following Major Scales in concert format: A, D, G, C, F, and B-flat, E-flat 
  • A prepared piece that demonstrates ability level
  • Sight-read a piece selected by music director
For audition times, please email music director Natasha Neal at or include your name, and phone number and a representative will contact you.