Alaska Youth Orchestras:

-First and foremost, encourages all students to participates in their school orchestra and/or band 
-Is a registered 501(c)(3)
non-profit 
-Is not a part of the Anchorage School District therefore receives no Federal Funds 



Alaska Youth Orchestras would like to sincerely thank the Atwood Foundation for their kind support of The Chamber Music Immersion Weekend Project.

Free Student Ensemble Coaching Sessions


Dates: Friday, October 16, 2015 (an ASD in-service day) and Saturday, October 17, 2015


Where: University of Alaska (UAA) Music Department facilities 


Times: Friday, October 16, 2:30pm-5:30pm 

            Saturday, October 17, 9am-12pm 



​​​High school and junior high age music students had an extraordinary opportunity to receive free chamber ensemble coaching from six internationally acclaimed visiting performers and teachers: Linda Rosenthal, violin and five University of Michigan School of Music professors: Aaron Berofsky, violin; William Campbell, trumpet; Anthony Elliott, cello; Nancy King, oboe; Kathryn Votapek, violin and viola.


Sincerest thanks to our parent volunteers of the AYO Photo Committee for the following pictures. More are on the way!