WELCOME TO THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY YOUTH ORCHESTRA!

The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO) Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports seven instrumental groups:  Symphony of the Canyons, Intermediate Orchestra, Prelude Strings, Prelude Winds, Brass Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble and Chamber Music.  Our goal is to provide the youth of our community exemplary musical education and performance opportunities through expert instruction in an ethnically diverse setting, thus enriching the cultural life of the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond.

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WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR 2017-2018 SEASON PERFORMANCES

Symphony of the Canyons October 21 at 7:30 p.m. - Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center
"Sacra et Profana” Music of the Church, Music of the World, Music of the Spheres.

"Nothing exists without music, for the universe itself is said to have been framed by a kind of harmony of sounds, and the heaven itself revolves around the tone of that harmony."

Symphony of the Canyons-  October 22, 3p.m.
Daniel Pearl Day

Symphony of the Canyons - December 2 at 7:30 p.m.
“La Passione Della Musica!” Music of Love and the Love of Music.
If Music be the food of Love, Play on” - William Shakespeare

With Guests:
Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra
SCV Brass Ensemble
Prelude String
Prelude Winds and Brass
Guitar Ensemble
Chamber Music Ensemble

Symphony of the Canyons March 17, 7:30 p.m. - Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center
“Echoes of the Past” A Celebration of Music in Film  
You live in the present and you eliminate things that don’t matter.
You don’t carry the burden of the past.”
 – Paulette Goddard

Featuring live full orchestra performing to a screening from the grand and golden era of silent film.  
In Collaboration with Special Guests, The Valencia Symphony Orchestra, under the Direction of
André Assaiante

Symphony of the Canyons May 12 , 7:30 p.m. - Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center
“Un Rêve” Music of Dreams! - Including music from Mendelssohn’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream.  A dream you dream together is reality” -Yoko Ono

With Guests
Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra
SCV Brass Ensemble
Prelude String
Prelude Winds and Brass
Guitar Ensemble
Chamber Music Ensemble


FALL AUDITIONS & REGISTRATION:
SATURDAY, AUGUST 12TH, 9AM - 3PM
MONDAY,    AUGUST 14TH, 6PM - 9PM


OR

You may mail a check made out to SCVYO:

Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra Foundation
16554 Soledad Canyon Road #348
Santa Clarita CA 91387

   Fed ID # 95-4056740                                       CA ID #1367087

Thank you for your support

WHEN WORDS FAIL, MUSIC SPEAKS



The SCVYO is the proud recipient of the prestigious
HENRY MAYO NEWHALL FOUNDATION
$10,000 Matching Grant.

Thank you to all our donors who helped us achieve this goal! 

We welcome your continued support as we continue to bring
classical music education and performance opportunities to the
youth of our community.  

All donors will receive complimentary tickets to our upcoming performances, 
be recognized in our programs and on this website.



Our deepest thanks and gratitude to David Sukonick, Bolo Productions, who graciously produced a DVD recording of our May 2016 concert, "Symphonic Dances", featuring our four ensemble groups: Prelude Strings, Guitar Ensemble, Orchestra and Symphony.  This clip is the Symphony of the Canyons, together with the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra, performing Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92, Movement II - Allegretto, by Beethoven.

You may purchase a copy of the DVD for $25. Please email us at info@scvyo.org to place your order.


Video Montage of our 2013-2014 Season

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SCVYO plays at Disney Hall

SCVYO plays at Disney Hall