Register for Season 2017-2018


Music for a lifetime: Educating musicians to create a better world

Youth Orchestras of Prince William Ensembles

An exceptional instrumental program for the youth of our region

With a track record of over 30 year of musical excellence, the Youth Orchestras of Prince William offers two full orchestras, three string orchestras, a wind symphony, and a chamber music program with the goal of providing an exceptional instrumental program for students from beginner to advanced.

Young musicians will find a complete musical experience which includes:

  • Six public concerts this season
  • Two Hylton Performing Arts Center concerts
  • Talented professional instructional staff
  • Master classes
  • Workshops
  • Weekly rehearsals from September to April
  • Sectional rehearsals with professional coaches
  • Two student recitals (Winter & Spring)
  • Chamber music ensembles

YOPW delivers an immeasurable richness to the lives of our participants and attendees. Our reputation has earned us numerous awards including invitations to perform at both Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center.