Youth Philharmonic Orchestra
The Youth Philharmonic Orchestra, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation, is dedicated to enhancing the musical, social and intellectual growth of young musicians of all ethnic, cultural and economic backgrounds, through inspired instruction, dynamic ensemble rehearsals and exceptional performances.
Tis the Season!
NOTEworthy: YPO Artistic Director, Ulli Reiner, is a finalist in the 2016 Grammy Awards for Music Educator! See the recent announcement on CBS: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/2017-grammy-music-educator-award-finalists-revealed. Congratulations, Ms. Reiner!
Stay tuned for news on our Summer Music Fest, directed by Alyze Dreiling, our wonderful Artistic Director and Conductor for the Soloists Ensemble and Soloists Sinfonietta!
Throughout the year, click on the ‘DONATE’ button to help us enrich lives through music! Donations can also be mailed by check to: YPO, 2535 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 245, San Diego, 92108.
Enjoy our Award-Winning Soloists Ensemble, performing Movement 1 from the Bartok Divertimento:
For more YPO audio recordings, please visit our Audio Gallery.
In an effort to provide advanced string players a platform on which to refine their performance skills, YPO offers pre-professional experience in our Soloists Ensemble and a challenging preparatory Soloists Sinfonietta for intermediate players… Read more on the Soloists Ensemble or learn about the Soloists Sinfonietta
Our fall session of beginner and intermediate violin starts on September 10th. Classes take place on Saturday afternoons from 4:00-5:00pm at the Incarnation Lutheran Church of Poway, 16889 Espola Rd. Beginning students… Read more
The YPO Percussion Ensemble, premiered in Spring 2014, provides percussion players age 15-25 an experience in playing music from the vast array of percussion ensemble literature. Ensemble members… Read more