We had the best time at our annual retreat! Made new friends, reconnected with old friends, and most of all played A LOT of great music! Looking forward to another amazing year! #music #nvyso #retreat
Cuba on your bucket list? Why not join this once in a lifetime Cultural Arts Delegation and NVYS next February. 8 nights, 4 star hotel, food and up close and personal performances by Aldo Lopez Gavilan and more! More info HERE: https://cubarhythmandviews.com/cultural-ambassador-delegation-presented-by-napa-valley-youth-symphony/
Video Here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByV2XTqhOXYqcGdrblNTS3d1ZjA/view?usp=sharing
Happy to announce that NVYS will be featured in the 2017 NV Give Guide! #nvgiveguide #givetononprofits
NVYS founding Conductor, Ming Luke, will be featured on KQED's Forum Tuesday at 10:30 am. Tune in and hear about the great work of the Berkeley Community Chorus!
And I'm free, free falling...
#bottlerock2017 # youthsymphony #nvys
Rockin it at BottleRock! #nvys #yputhorchestra #tompetty #bottlerock
Hitting the Miner stage now! BottleRock Napa
BottleRock2017 Here we come! Come on out for a set of Petty, Bowie and Springsteen. We hit the Miner Family Stage at noon on Saturday.
Thank you Rocky and Rosie for your support of NV Youth Symphony
Spending time with other great non-profits in the Valley, learning how to spread our messages #nvgiveguide17 #nvyso #nonprofit
Celebrate music, food and wine in Old Havana while supporting NVYS and music education! Featuring Cuban pianist and virtuoso Aldo Lopez-Gavilan playing Gershwin to jazz. Grab a VIP ticket for the whole experience (auction, dinner and concert) or Concert Only tickets. This is a night to remember! #NVYS #youthsymphony #cubanmusic #aldolopezgavilan #napamusic
Why learning to play music at a young age is important!
Our concerto winners were stunning in talent and grace! Bravo to Sydney, Justin and Beatrice!
See you at the Lincoln at 5?
Nvys concert this Sunday!
Congratulations to our concerto winners!
Join us this Sunday, February 12th at 5 pm.
Buy tickets here: http://lincolntheater.com/vbo/?page=selectevent&eid=18675&edid=0
Last but not least, a sampling of our final concerto piece, Mozart’s ebullient D major flute concerto which Sydney Cliff will be performing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKrO7lzx-nk&t=19s
Tickets for our concert this Sunday, Feb 12 at 5 pm at the Lincoln Theater HERE: http://lincolntheater.com/vbo/?page=selectevent&eid=18675&edid=0
See you at Lincoln Theater Sunday, 5 pm!
Hope to see you at Sunday's Concerto Concert, Lincoln Theater (new venue!) at 5 pm! Tickets here: http://lincolntheater.com/vbo/?page=selectevent&eid=18675&edid=0
Here is a taste of the first movement of Kabalevsky's violin concerto which Beatrice Pang will be playing:
NVYS Concerto Concert THIS Sunday. NOW at the beautiful LINCOLN THEATER. 5 pm. Buy tickets here: http://lincolntheater.com/vbo/?page=selectevent&eid=18675&edid=0
Preview Bruch's first violin concerto which will feature NVYS musician Justin Row: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuReXvV46q4
A lesson in reading sheet music. (AKA Why Being a Musician is Not Easy)
The Napa Valley Youth Symphony’s features the winners of its annual concerto competition in concert. Justin Row will perform the first movement of Bruch's brooding first violin concerto and Sydney Cliff will perform Mozart’s ebullient D major flute concerto. Beatrice Pang will perform the quirky and playful first movement of Kabalevsky's violin concerto. All three are high school students in Napa and competed against their peers for the opportunity to solo in front of the orchestra. The concert will also feature Sinfonia, NVYS’s training ensemble.
* please note this event has changed it's venue from NV College to the Lincoln Theater in Yountville
Fourth year running NVYS is on the BottleRock line up! Excited to hit the stage!
Six hours left to give to music education in Napa Valley. Help us reach $7,000 by midnight!