Concerto Competition
The IVYSO annually provides an opportunity for its members to compete for a chance to play a solo piece with the orchestra. This competition is held in December with the solo performance happening on the IVYSO's Spring Concert the following spring.

​​Please see and print the Entry Form can complete rules concerning this competition. 

Entry forms are due by Monday, November 12th.​​

IVYSO 30th Annual Concerto Competition
Date: December 10th, 2018
Location: LaSalle-Peru Twp. High School Choir Room
Judges this year: John Armstrong and Alex Wang

​Feel free to contact the IVYSO about any questions you may have. Entry forms are available online or at rehearsal. ​​




The Illinois Valley
Youth Symphony Orchestra


Previous IVYSO Concerto Competition Winners include:

Carolyn Lukancic (violin)
​Peter Kim (violin)
​Susan Shane
​Tom Foster
​Caroline Tonozzi (violin)
​​Renee Thouvenin
​Arthur Trebs
​Angela Tonozzi (violin)
​Anna Walsh
​Sarah Evans
​Emily Sobacki (violin)
​Maggie Olson
​Jerry Beck
​Nicholas Tonozzi (cello)
​Emily Etheridge (flute)
​Rachel Bailey (flute)
​Emily Blackford (flute
​Jennifer Hays (piano)
​Audra Loveland (violin)
​​Catherine Wilcoxson
​Bethany Cutler (flute)
​Kailee McGillis (violin)
​Jeremy Stevens (trumpet)
Alivea Cline (violin)​
Simon Tiffin (piano)​
John Hoelzer (piano)​
Danielle Jameson (flute)​
Elliot Butler (cello)​​​​​
Robin Butler (flute)​