SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS FEBRUARY 5TH!!
WELCOME TO THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY
Welcome to our Musical Family!!!! The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO) Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports seven instrumental groups: Symphony of the Canyons, Orchestra,
Prelude Strings, Prelude Winds & Brass,
Guitar Ensemble, SCV Brass Ensemble and Chamber Music. Our goal is to provide young musicians an 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.
When Words Fail, Music Speaks
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22ND; 5pm
SYMPHONY OF THE CANYONS
Sacra et Profana” - Music of the Church, Music of the World, Music of the Spheres.
Our preeminent Symphony of the Canyons, under the direction of Dr. Paul Sherman, takes the stage at th Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center performing Symphony No. 2 in D Major by Brahms, and the Oberon Overture by Weber. Our program will also feature the virtuosity of this season's concerto competition winners. Samea Derrick, 13, will fill the PAC with her spirited rendition of Saint-Saen's Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op 33. William Suwandi, 14, will delight us with his lilting performance of Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K. 218 by Mozart. Both young artists will be accompanied by the Symphony of the Canyons. Also joining us for this performance are members of the SCV Brass Ensemble, led by Dr. Luke Storm, and our Chamber Music Ensemble, under the tutalage of Rachel Iba, MFA
Families, friends and sponsors who made a donation this Fall to the
SCVYO will receive complimentary tickets to the performance.
It's not too late to make a donation and receive comp tickets!!!!
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND; 7:30PM
“La Passione Della Musica!” Music of Love and the Love of Music
All ensembles will take the stage at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center as we welcome the holiday season.
SEPT 28TH: Chamber Ensemble
Congratulations to members of our Chamber Music Ensemble, under the direction of Rachel Iba, MFA, who performed at the Westfield Valencia Mall as part of the "Old Glory Relay" sponsored by Team Red, White & Blue. Our musicians played a variety of popular and patriotic pieces for the enthusiastic crowd!
The SCVYO is the proud recipient of the prestigious
LOS ANGELES COUNTY ARTS COMMISSION
$12,600 REIMBURSEMENT MATCHING GRANT
We welcome your generous support to meet this goal
as we continue to bring
the highest level of classical music education
and performance opportunities to the
youth of our community.
Thank you to our Generous
Corporate & Individual Donors
Fed ID # 95-4056740 CA ID #136708
All donors will receive complimentary tickets to our
be recognized in our programs and on this website.
Photo Gallery of our Mulit-Tiered Programs
SCVYO Chamber Music Recital -
Mother's Day, 2017
The SCVYO mulit-tiered program of exemplary musical education is sponsored, in part, by generous grant funds from the following sponsors
Fed ID # 95-4056740 CA ID #1367087
See photos from our Summer Music Camp Extravaganza 2017 - 4 days/3 nights at Teresita Pines at Lions Camp in Wrightwood, followed by two weeks of daily rehearsals at College of the Canyons. Finale Pizza Party and concert conclude our annual Summer Session.
Visit our Flicker Account to see more exciting scenes from our 2017 Summer trip to Lions Camp, and many other exciting activities our young musicians participate in as a member of the SCVYO.
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