Welcome to Northern Valley Youth Orchestras!

2014-15 NVYO participants and families, please take our short season survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZR88VLG

Fall auditions for Symphony and Philharmonic 2015-16 will be scheduled in early September.
Registration is open for Allegro: Allegro

Registration is also open for Dal Segno music camps: Dal Segno

Find answers to your audition questions, Symphony excerpts, and more… here: Audition Information

 IMPORTANT NOTE: The final orchestral placement of each student  is at the discretion of the conductors.

2014-15  Past Performances:

Nov 22nd at 7 pm - All the World’s a Stage! concert, Empire Arts Center; Crescendo chamber music in lobby/auditorium prior to concert.

Dec 1st at 7 pm - Crescendo chamber music concert 1st Presbyterian Church, Grand Forks

Jan 31st at 7 pm – “When you Believe”: NVYO Symphony & Philharmonic with Grand Cities Children’s Choirs. Chester Fritz

March 21 at 7 pm:  All the World’s a Stage! concert, Empire Arts Center (changed venue)

March  23  Allegro tour: EGF Head Start; Riverside Christian -EGF primary; School for the Blind; LISTEN Center

April 12  1-4 pm: Music in Bloom fundraiser event : tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door. All Seasons Garden Center

MIB NVYO 2015 Small Poster


NVYO personnel openings for 2015-16 season:  Job Openings

Accepting Dal Segno camp registrations until camp sessions are full: Dal Segno


The Northern Valley Youth Orchestras program offers young musicians the opportunity to stretch and challenge themselves in a supportive setting.

Dynamic and accomplished conductors, knowledgeable section coaches, and demanding but exciting music make for a stimulating, educational experience. The orchestras and chamber music ensembles of NVYO present varied concerts of great music both old and new.

NVYO is a 501 c 3 non-profit; all donations are deductible to the full extent allowed by law. You can help NVYO and easily earn a deduction in just minutes by using our online  “donate” button, at the top of the page. Thank you for your support!

Members, sign up here to volunteer: Sign Up Now!


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Upcoming Events

May 9 & 11, auditions for 2015-16
Wesley United Methodist
1600 4th Ave N
Schedule auditions online