Georgio’s Pizza Fundraiser – Monday Nov 24

Georgios LogoCome on out and enjoy some incredible pizza while helping out MCYO.  Georgio's will donate 15% of sales for each person who brings in the attached flyer.  Georgio's was voted "Best Pizza in McHenry County" by Northwest Herald readers.  If you haven't tried, come on out and experience what everyone is talking about.  If you have already tried it, then you already know what a great pizza we have right here in Crystal Lake.

Help out MCYO and enjoy some great pizza.  Bring this flyer with you to make sure we get credit for your purchase.

CSO’s John Hagstrom to perform at MCYO Fall Concert

Come see the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s John Hagstrom, special guest on MCYO’s Fall Concert, 23 November 2014at Prairie Ridge High School. See ticket information on the performances page.

Mr. Hagstrom will be performing with the Symphony Orchestra on the world premiere of “Without a Song”, specially arranged for MCYO and Mr. Hagstrom to help us celebrate 35 years of great music!

MCYO Celebrates 35 years – mentioned in the Northwest Herald

We are so proud to be able to celebrate our 35th year supporting the musical growth of our community and developing exceptional musicians.  The Northwest Herald recenlt wrote a wonderful piece about us.

Check it out at their site:   Link to Northwest Herald Article

December Audition Date Available

This exeptional opportunity to audition for the McHenry County Youth Orchestras is now available.  Contact Cathy Ames to discuss the audition details and to schedule your audition time on December 6, 2014 beginning at 10:00 am.

For more details, see our auditions page.

Tickets available starting Oct 22 for the Prairie Ridge Concert – Nov 23

Ticketswill be available for the Nov 23, 2014 performance at Prairie Ridge High School beginning on Thursday October 22.  You can check available seating on our seating page, then contact Cathy about reserving and purchasing tickets.  You may contact Cathy at (815) 356-6296


MCYO helps save the Earth by recycling through TerraCycle!

Join MCYO and TerraCycle in helping to recycle common household items that are filling our landfills, but can be recycled easily through TerraCycle.  TerraCycle will donate funds to MCYO for

  • toner cartridges
  • ink cartridges
  • personal care product packaging
  • beauty care product packaging

For details on what is accepted and how to help, see our fundraising page.


IMZ YouTube Exerpts

The YouTube links are now posted for Intermezzo Orchestra.  Some of the pieces are both the original and arranged versions.

Find them on the YouTube page.