Rehearsals for the  Belleville Philharmonic  Youth Orchestra are                   Mondays
       5:30 - 7:30 pm


Again, starting in June, we will have eight weeks of summer orchestra. Student musicians, parents, grandparents, musicians of all ages, come join us for fun!  No audition!
First rehearsal June 2nd, 5:30 - 7:30 

  Concert July 26, 2014

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Need a Private Instructor?

Contact one of the parent volunteers to receive an up to date list of qualified music tutors.

If you tutor, contact
to include your name and school to our list.


Our 2013-2014 Schedule:

Tuerck Memorial Concert
December 8, 2013
Sunday - 3:00 p.m.
Union United Methodist Church
721 E. Main St., Belleville, IL

Winter Concert
"From Russia with Love"
February 22, 2014
 Saturday - 4:00 pm
Signal Hill United Methodist Church
47 Signal Hill Place, Belleville, IL

Spring Concert

April 26, 2014
Saturday - 2:00 pm
First Christian Church
5929 Old St. Louis Rd., Belleville, IL

All Concerts only $2 pp

The Philharmonic Hall
116 N. Jackson Street
Belleville, IL

       Welcome to the Belleville      Philharmonic Youth Orchestra!

The purpose of the Belleville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, which is one of the three performing ensembles of the Belleville Philharmonic Society,  is to:

1.     Provide an opportunity for young musicians to achieve musical competence by studying and performing quality orchestral literature before audiences.

2.     Provide musical opportunities for all young people in the Metro-East area and to inspire them with a love of music. 

3.     Encourage and challenge their talent to promote a desire to go beyond what is comfortable and achieve what is possible.

4.     Provide musical educational opportunities available to the Metro-East community for all.


    Tuerck Competition   

     April 5, 2014
       2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
      Philharmonic Hall
  116 N. Jackson St., Belleville, IL

All orchestral instruments are     welcome to compete.
For more information and entry form, please contact Kay Bowman at   618-632-7527 or 618-420-8621

First place winners may play at the next Tuerck Memorial concert with Youth Orchestra accompaniment.

First place winners receive cash awards from the Tuerck Memorial Fund.

Belleville Philharmonic


      Belleville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra