News and Press


December, 2014

Position Opening - Conductor, Concert Orchestra

The Norwalk Youth Symphony is currently looking for a conductor for its Concert Orchestra.

Please see the position description and submission requirements for more information.

June, 2014

Jonathan Yates Appointed Music Director of Music Mountain

The Norwalk Youth Symphony is happy to announce that our Music Director, Jonathan Yates, has been appointed Musical Director Designate of the prestigious chamber music festival, Music Mountain.

Music Mountain is the oldest continuing summer chamber music festival in this country, and Jonathan will be only the fourth Music Director in its 85-year history. Each year they offer a Chamber Music Series of 16 concerts, mainly on Sunday afternoons, a popular Saturday evening series of Jazz concerts, and a number of special events.

The setting of Music Mountain is very beautiful, in Falls Village, CT, amidst the splendor of the Berkshires. The centerpiece of the estate is Gordon Hall - one of the finest chamber music facilities in the country. With seating for 335 and legendary acoustics, Gordon Hall provides resonant and lovely sound, views of the gardens, grounds and hills from every seat or from the lawn, permitting listeners to savor music and nature as one.

Visit the Music Mountain website for more information.