2015 Registration is Now Closed!
We may be able to accept depending on our enrollment numbers. Please email before you apply.
Entering our 66th year, ISYM offers programs for both the developing as well as the advanced musician. Age requirements vary by program so be sure to take a moment to explore all of your options!
Conductors for 2015
Session 1 (June 14-20)
Senior Orchestra - Donald Schleicher, Illinois
Senior Symphonic Band - Richard Mark Heidel, Univ. of Iowa
Senior Concert Band - J. Ashley Jarrell, Illinois
Senior Chorus - Andrew Megill, Illinois
Session 2 (June 21-27)
Junior Symphonic Band - Chip DeStefano, Skokie, IL
Junior Concert Band - Michael Malek, Prospect Heights, IL
Junior Orchestra - Louis Bergonzi, Illinois
Junior Strings - Maura Brown, Elk Grove, IL
Session 3 (July 5-11)
Junior Symphonic Band - Margene Pappas, Tucson, Arizona
Junior Concert Band - Amanda J. Allen, Monticello, IL
Junior Chorus - Bridget Sweet, Illinois
Several Programs are full or nearing capacity
Check the complete list of Closed Sections to make sure your program is still open for enrollment.
Announcing the ISYM Scholarship Fund
ISYM is excited to announce the establishment of the Illinois Summer Youth Music Scholarship and Support Fund. You can support our efforts to reach further and bring more students to campus to experience ISYM and the University of Illinois by contributing to this fund.
To give, please visit the University of Illinois Foundation and be sure to indicate "Illinois Summer Youth Music Scholarship and Support Fund."
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