About KYS

The Katy Youth Symphony is the first community music organization for 4th-12th grade children.

KYS is committed to bring our children together to learn, grow, play, and serve close to home where friends and family can support and enjoy their performances and grow in civic pride and music appreciation.

For More Information, Please Review Our Handbook



Intermediate Orchestra
Directed By: Matt Tavilson


Advanced Orchestra
Directed By: Emory Daniel


Fridays, Sept – April
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mayde Creek Jr. High
2700 Greenhouse Rd, Houston, TX 77084
Time will be taken off over the Holidays:
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$375 Participation Fee covers the cost of director, rehearsals, sectional coaches, facility rental and performance music.

KYS provides financial assistance for those in need.

Students will provide their own professional black and white concert attire for the performances.


For comprehensive information on our symphonies, rehearsals, tuition, performances, conduct, etc.
Please Review Our Handbook