The Butler Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

The Butler Philharmonic Youth Orchestra is the official youth orchestra of the Butler Philharmonic Orchestra. Under the direction of conductors Matthew Kirkendahl and Paul John Stanbery, the orchestra enjoys state-wide recognition.  The high school-aged orchestra performs three to four public concerts a year.

All members are required to audition yearly in late summer/early fall and participate in their school’s music program.

Rehearsals are held weekly at Garfield Middle School on Fair Avenue in Hamilton, just North of the SR-129 Connector.

Spring Semester Schedule
Rehearsals at 5:30-7 p.m.
– March 8, 21, 28
– April 4, 11, 18, 25
– May 2, 9, 6, 23
Concert, Wednesday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.
Semester Finale Concert TBD

2018-2019 Audition Schedule