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Youth Symphonia


The Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia (NPYS) is a string-training ensemble for motivated student musicians in grade school and beyond. The NPYS performs chamber and full string ensemble selections, representing a wide range of genres, including classical, popular and film music.

Twice each year, the NPYS performs concerts in the Daniels Pavilion under the baton of conductor Gregg Anderson, core violinist with the Naples Philharmonic and sectional coach for the Naples Philharmonic Youth Orchestra’s second violins.

The NPYS rehearses on Saturday mornings from September through May on the Artis—Naples campus. Rehearsals run from 10:30am-12pm, with optional chamber music rehearsals from 9am-10:25am.

Naples Philharmonic Youth Chamber Festival

Both Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia players and exceptional young musicians are welcome to join in this one-week string chamber intensive, culminating in a free Friday evening concert for the public. Led by Naples Philharmonic violinist and Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia conductor Gregg Anderson, the concert includes classical, pop and film soundtrack selections


For more information about the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia, please contact Gregg Anderson, Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia Conductor, at 239-348-1989.

Concerts

Spring and Fall

In 2013/14, the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia will perform two free concerts at the Daniels Pavilion on the Artis—Naples campus.

Youth Symphonia Fall Concert

Join the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia for an afternoon of chamber music and string ensemble performance. Classical, pops and movie soundtrack selections will be performed. Free to the public. 

December 14, 2013 • 11am

Youth Symphonia Spring Concert

Join the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia for an afternoon of chamber music and string ensemble performance. Classical, pops and movie soundtrack selections will be performed. Free to the public. 

May 3, 2014 • 11am

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