Welcome to Northern Valley Youth Orchestras!
NVYO: inspiring musicians, engaging communities.The Northern Valley Youth Orchestras program offers young musicians the opportunity to stretch and challenge themselves in a supportive setting. Dynamic and accomplished conductors and educators,  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.

2016-17 concert season/events:

March 6, Allegro Day Tour: University Children’s Learning Center, Grand Forks Library Story Time, Holy Family/St Mary’s School, Valley Eldercare.

March 11, Symphony only (@ Concordia) 7:30 pm, Moorhead, MN

March 12, 3:30 pm – all orchestras, Chester Fritz Auditorium, Grand Forks with STEAM activities from Dakota Science Center 2 -3:15 pm.

$5/ free for 12 & under OR $1 admission with donation of food item for local food shelf.  

Orchestras Feeding America event! 

April 9, 1-4 pm  Music in Bloom Fundraiser at All Seasons Garden Center.

$10 in advance/$15 at the door

Completed season performances:

Nov. 19th, 3 pm – all orchestras, Grand Forks Central HS

Nov. 28, 7 pm, Crescendo only. The Ember Downtown 8 N 3rd St

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NVYO 2015-16 Season Video Overview


NVYO 2015-16 Annual Report



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Upcoming Events

Feb 26  6:30-8:30 Symphony* @ UND Hughes
Feb 27  6:30-8 pm
 Allegro: Wesley United Methodist 1600 4th Ave N
Philharmonic: GF Central , Door #6
(also Sunday Feb 26 7-7:30. Please arrive by 6:45.)