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.

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2016-17 concert season:

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

Nov. 28, 7 pm, Crescendo only. The Ember Downtown

March 11, Symphony only (@ Concordia)

March 12, 3 pm – all orchestras, Chester Fritz Auditorium

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NVYO 2015-16 Season Video Overview


NVYO 2015-16 Annual Report



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Upcoming Events

Oct 23: 6:30-8:30 Symphony rehearsal, UND

Oct 24: 
2 pm: Chiara masterclass with Crescendo students, NDMOA
6:30 -8 pm: Allegro & Philharmonic rehearsals:
Allegro at Wesley United Methodist
Philharmonic at GF Central, use Door #6