HAYO Schedule

2020-2021 HSYO Rehearsal & Concert Schedule

All events will be posted on the website: www.hollandsymphony.org under Youth Orchestras.

Holland Area Junior & Concert Strings – 5:00pm-6:30pm, Study Hall

Holland Area Youth Orchestra -7:00pm-8:30pm, Study Hall

*Room 106 will be used as a breakout space for small group sectionals.*

All rehearsals are at the Midtown Center, 96 W 15th St, Holland, MI 49423

Fall Semester


HSYO Parent Zoom Meeting Sunday, September 13th via Zoom @ 6:00pm, link to be sent, all parents invited

Monday, Sept 14th

Monday, Sept 21st

Monday, Sept 28th

Monday, Oct 5th

Monday, Oct 12th

Monday, Oct 19th

Monday, Oct. 26th

Monday, Nov 2nd

Monday, Nov 9th


Dress Rehearsal (*IF concerts can be held safely in person)

Saturday, Nov 14th, 9:00am-12:00pm, Zeeland East HS Auditorium


Concert (Concert Dress *IF concerts can be held safely in person)

Sunday, Nov 15th, 1:30pm Pre-concert Rehearsal, Zeeland East HS Auditorium

Sunday, Nov 15th, 3:00pm Concert, Zeeland East HS Auditorium

IN THE EVENT THAT CONCERTS CAN NOT BE HELD IN PERSON, HSYO will communicate about alternative viewing opportunities (Zoom, YouTube Live, etc).


Spring Semester – TBD

The spring semester will potentially begin on Monday, November 16th. HSYO staff and Steering Committee will continuously monitor potential Executive Orders, CDC guidelines, county cases, and school approaches to determine the best actions for HSYO.


Holland Symphony Orchestra and Youth Orchestras
Cancellation Policy

In general, whenever bad weather is a possibility, Holland Symphony and Youth Orchestras follow Holland Public Schools closing decisions.

Please note that when inclement weather forces a lat minute schedule change, you can find out of the HPS schools are open or closed by calling their automated school info line: 616-494-2095 or by checking in their website: http://www.hollandpublicschools.org (or visit by clicking here)

We will also put a message on the Holland Symphony Orchestra phone line at 616-796-6780. Sometimes evening activities are still held as weather changes throughout the day.

If schools are closed in the morning, HPS will host updates about after school activities and evening events by 1:30pm on their website; http://www.hollandpublicschools.org (or visit by clicking here)

If HPS evening activities are being held, HSO and HSYO WILL hold rehearsals.

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