Concerts & Rehearsals


Early November – Outreach concert, Kingston Youth Orchestra
Last Tuesday in November – Fall Concert, KYO and Youth String Ensembles
February – Kingston Kiwanis Music Festival, KYO and Youth String Ensembles
Early April – Regional Festival or Recording Session, KYO
Late May – Spring Concert and Season Finale, KYO and Youth String Ensembles

Regular series performances of the KYO and Ensembles take place at the elegant Chalmers United Church at 212 Barrie Street in downtown Kingston, near Queen’s University. This church and performance space built in 1890 in the Romanesque Revival style features curvilinear walls, beautiful stained glass as well as floor level and balcony seating. It provides an aesthetically and acoustically magnificent performance space.


Rehearsals are held at Frontenac Secondary School (Music Room), 1789 Bath Road, Kingston, each Tuesday in September to May.
Kingston A-Strings: 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Kingston Youth Strings: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Kingston Youth Orchestra: 7:00 p.m. –  9:00 p.m.