The Norwalk Youth Symphony, now in its 55th year, will host this season's opening concert on Sunday, Nov. 14 at 3 p.m. at the Norwalk Concert Hall lat 125 East Avenue in Norwalk. The NYS draws talented young musicians from more than 20 neighboring towns. Westport musicians Sarah Lavy, Danlei Wang, Katie Zhou, Nica Wardell, Samantha Small, Adele Shenoy, Olivia Kapell, Max Liben, Ben Freeman, Jason Lustbader, Daniel Shapiro, Bridget Johnson and Dylan Finley are members of the orchestra.

This season, Juilliard School graduate Jonathan Yates will lead the group.

For more information, go to norwalkyouthsymphony.org.