Students from Trousdale County High Schools music program recently auditioned for the Nashville Youth Orchestra Program. Connor Belcher made the Curb Youth Symphony Orchestra. Also, Amy Hix and Caroline Guffey made the Nashville Philharmonia Orchestra, and Brenee Key made the Repertory Youth Orchestra.
The Curb is the elite youth symphony in Middle TN and is sponsored by Vanderbilt and the Nashville Symphony, The Philharmonia is the "B" team and the Repertory Orchestra is the "C" team.
The Curb Youth Symphony is the most advanced ensemble of the Nashville Youth Orchestra Program. It performs masterpieces of standard orchestral literature and features winners of the CYS Concerto Contest on each concert. Students will have the opportunity to work with both Nashville Symphony Orchestra members and Blair School of Music faculty members in section rehearsals and master classes. An annual CYS/NSO Side-By-Side Concert is performed at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Members of the CYS include students from Tennessee, Alabama and Kentucky. Curb Youth Symphony is sponsored jointly by the Nashville Symphony and the Blair School of Music.