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NYYS History

Season 26 1988-1989

Samuel Wong, a Canadian who had completed his degree in ophthalmology and is already a resident physician, was chosen music director.

Daily News Magazine:  “The city’s premier ensemble for talented and developing young musicians.”  (Neal Hirschfeld  5-7-89)

The orchestra sponsored its first Career Symposium for members under the title "What happens when school is over?"