Monday, December 19, 2011

CYM's Winter Break Begins Today

by Pittsburgh painter Linda Barnicott

As a reminder, CYM's Winter break is today, December 19th through Saturday, December 31st. 
Have a warm and happy holiday, and we will see you all back again in the New Year!

Thursday, December 8, 2011

A Very Merry Weekend at review!

Eden and Winchester Thurston Students at Pristine Pines, Holiday 2010
Thursday, December 8, 4:15 pm:  CYM's Eden Christian Academy and Winchester Thurston Strings School Day Programs spread cheer to the residents of Hampton Fields Village this evening with festive holiday music!

Reka Gotz (above) and Alexandra Schnatterly performs at PPG Wintergarden 2010
Saturday, December 10, 4:00-5:00 pm: CYM student pianists and guitarists perform among the iconic holiday display at the Wintergarden at PPG Place. Performers, be sure to arrive at 3:30 pm, and bring your instruments (guitarists), and music with you. Ms. Sonia and Mr. Mark will seat students in order to perform.

This performance is open to all CYM families, and is free and open to the public!

Candlelight Evenings at Phipps Conservatory
Sunday, December 11, 3:00-4:00 pm: CYM student violinists and cellists perform among Phipp's Winter Botanical display as part of the Candlelight Evenings the month of December. Performers, please arrive at 2:30 at the main entrance of Phipp's. Please remember to bring your music, instruments, stands, and stools.

Families will be provided one complementary ticket for admission per performer to be used for a family member's admission- please find Autumn upon entrance to Phipp's for your ticket. Performers need no ticket to be admitted. Family and friends will need to purchase a ticket to attend. Tickets may be purchased at Phipp's that day. More information here.

Pictures from PPG Wintergarden and Phipps Conservatory...enjoy! Many more photos can be found on the Center for Young Musicians Facebook page. Parents, if you would like to share your lovely photos from this weekend, please send them over to, or just tag us in your Facebook submissions!

Friday, December 2, 2011

Traffic Delays near CYM Wexford tomorrow!

Saturday families, be aware of traffic restrictions for your trip to CYM Wexford tomorrow! Read more about it here.