See you at the

30th Anniversary

Spring Gala

Sunday May 7, 2017

4:00 PM

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

Chautauqua Institution

Pre-sale: $10 ($12 at the door), 5 and under are free

To purchase pre-sale tickets see a

current CRYS student, call

716-664-2465 ext. 202 or email at

For any questions, please call at 716-664-2465, email at or check out our Facebook Page.

Attention all alumni - we would love to have you back to perform with our current CRYS students at the Spring Gala (see above).  If you are interested in performing two finale pieces with the students, email for information!

Contact Us

P.O. Box 3454

Jamestown, NY 14702

716-664-2465 ext. 202

Listen to our orchestra!


Chautauqua Regional Youth Symphony

    Music Director - Bryan Eckenrode

Chautauqua Regional Youth Symphony, based in Jamestown NY, is in its 30th season. 

Our Advanced String Chamber Orchestra is selected by audition and has talented advanced level students in high school through college.  We rehearse January to June at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts in Jamestown, New York. JCC students will receive ensemble credit for participating in String Chamber Orchestra.

Young Artists Orchestra is our intermediate level orchestra which rehearses from January through May, and will perform on our Spring Concert.  Students are selected by audition. 

Prelude Strings is our beginning string orchestra and rehearses from January through May.  Students are selected by audition, and they will also perform at our Spring Gala.

Chautauqua Regional Youth Symphony

is a member of the

American Symphony Orchestra League