About DYS

The Decatur Youth Symphony in Decatur, Alabama transforms lives through music by providing students the opportunity to learn and perform music, impacting the culture of our community. The program works with more than 200 students each year.

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Delano Park Conservancy
The Drum Circle was fabulous for Earth Day! Thank you, Decatur Youth Symphony Percussion Ensemble!
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Tomorrow DYS percussion groups and DYS orchestras perform from 12-2 at Delano Park's Earth Day celebration! Come out and enjoy a wonderful event on a beautiful spring day! ... See MoreSee Less

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5 days ago

Decatur Youth Symphony - Decatur, Alabama

Rotary Club of Decatur Daybreak
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6 days ago

Decatur Youth Symphony - Decatur, Alabama

This spring DYS students have been getting pledges for every minute they practice for the spring practice challenge. So far, we have about $800 of the $1000 goal raised!! WOW! If you haven't given to DYS, maybe consider matching some part of these hardworking students' funds! What if we got $2000! What could DYS do with $2000!?! Donate on our website or through facebook today! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Decatur Youth Symphony - Decatur, Alabama

DYS is so thankful for the many friends and sponsors that support us. Just this week we received sponsorship funds from Redstone Federal Credit Union for our Yea! Decatur student lunch, a check from Kiwanis in honor of much beloved former Mayor Lynn Fowler, and a free PSA from WLRH! These are just a few examples of how our community shows it's support for our young musicians! ... See MoreSee Less

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