A Life-Changing Musical Experience

Do you want a life-changing musical experience that will help you achieve your highest artistic potential? At the TMYO, you'll be playing alongside exceptionally talented young musicians from across the Tampa Bay area under the direction of nationally renowned faculty members. You'll be  rehearsing in state-of-the-art facilities, playing in a variety of settings, and collaborating with fellow musicians in extraordinary performances while sharpening your own artistic skills.

Third Annual Spring Concert
Saturday, May 10, 2014
University of South Florida School of Music - Concert Hall
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Symphony Orchestra 
Featuring Concerto Competition Winners Tianbo Chen and Joseph Min 

String Concertino
Symphonic Strings
Philharmonic Orchestra

Tickets: $8 Students & $12 Adults
*Tickets on sale at 10:00am
TMYO 2013-14 Concerto Competition Winners
The Tampa Metropolitan Youth Orchestra offers its most advanced musicians the opportunity to take part in our annual Concerto Competition. The Competition winners will be showcased in a performance with the Symphony Orchestra as part of the 2014 TMYO Spring Concert. 
Joseph Min, Cello
Joseph will be performing Elgar Concerto in E minor Op. 85. Joseph began

playing the cello at the age of 4 and piano at 5. He has held Principal Cello positions for several orchestras, including Loma Linda Consort and Florida All-State Orchestra. This past summer, Joseph went on a tour to South Korea with Marantha Chamber String Orchestra.

Tianbo Chen, Piano
Tianbo will be performing the Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16Tianbo has performed at numerous recitals and competitions. His achievements as a pianist include winning 1st place at the St. Petersburg College Sonata/Sonatina Festival, 2nd place at the 2012 and 2013 District Concerto Competitions, and Honorable Mention MTNA State Piano competition (2012)

TMYO Youth Orchestras

The Tampa Metropolitan Youth Orchestra comprises a wide range of ensembles with the singular focus of training intermediate and advanced musicians in the discipline and art of performance.


Advanced Full Orchestra
Rehearsal Schedule
Mondays: 7:15pm-8:45pm


Intermediate Full Orchestra
Rehearsal Schedule
Tuesdays: 5:00pm-6:30pm

Intermediate String Orchestra
Rehearsal Schedule
Tuesdays: 6:30pm-7:45pm


Rehearsal Schedule
Tuesdays: 5:30pm-6:30pm
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