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.


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UPDATES in City Heights:  The City Heights Music School (CHMS) is on summer break, preparing for a 12-week Fall Session starting on Sept 8!  Visit the CHMS website for details!

SIGN ME UP!  Free Mariachi Workshops at CCAE!

SAVE THE DATES! – The Summer Music Festival returns in 2018 with the return of favorite San Diego violinist Harold Reeves on June 24 with Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, and internationally recognized soloists Yuval Yaron and Angel Romero presented in Festival Orchestra concerts at the Center for the Arts, Escondido. The Festival also includes a series of high-caliber Chamber Ensemble recitals featuring Festival Orchestra musicians.  See flyers, to the left!

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Enjoy our Award-Winning Soloists Ensemble, performing Movement 1 from the Bartok Divertimento:


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Festival Orchestra and Chamber Music Recitals!

The award-winning Soloists Ensemble has become this summer’s Festival Orchestra!  Read more on the Summer Music Programs page!

String Program

Offering beginning and intermediate level instruction in violin, viola, cello and bass. Classes take place on Saturday afternoons from 4:00-5:00pm at St Bartholomew’s Church, 16275 Pomerado Rd. Beginning students… Read more

Percussion Ensemble

The YPO Percussion Ensemble, in partnership with Palomar College,  provides percussion players age 15-25 an experience in playing music from the vast array of percussion ensemble literature. Ensemble members… Read more

City Heights Music School

The City Heights Music School offers music classes to all ages in guitar, violin, keyboard, voice, and Mariachi! Visit the CHMS website to learn more!