LSYO Web Banner SA.png

The Lone Star Youth Orchestra provides young, advanced level instrumentalists in the Metroplex area the opportunity to supplement and enhance their music education through opportunities to learn symphonic literature and high quality orchestral and ensemble training. Membership, by audition, in the Lone Star Youth Orchestra is open to all middle school and high school string, woodwind, brass, and percussion players.

Founded in 1999, the Lone Star Youth Orchestra is currently under the direction of Dr. Kevin Pearce. Rehearsals take place weekly, on Wednesday, at the Irving Arts Center from 6:30 - 9:00 PM, including a snack break! The LSYO presents multiple concerts a year to the public at Carpenter Hall in the Irving Arts Center.

For more information regarding the Lone Star Youth Orchestra, please contact the Education Manager at (972) 252-4800 or

Audition for The Lone Star Youth Orchestra.

The Lone Star Youth Orchestra is now accepting audition applications for the 2019 - 2020 Season!

Click below to find more information on how to audition.


Thank you to our sponsors: