String Program

Online Registration for the Spring Session is now available! Click here for the 2019-2020 Class Schedule.

Ulli Reiner
Artistic Director & Conductor
(619) 804-4634

Fiddles and Classics classes for beginner to advanced violinists continues in our 10-week Spring Session on Saturday afternoons from 3:30-4:00pm (Beginners) and 4:00 to 4:30pm (Intermediate to Advanced) starting March 28 in the Education Building at St Bartholomew’s Church, 16275 Pomerado Rd in Poway!  Registration is now open!  Payment can be made online with registration, or by check made out to ‘YPOSD’ on the first day of class.

Class Requirements – music stand, tuned instrument, rosined bow, pencil, plus:
Strictly Strings Book Two
Strictly Classics Book Two, Mark O’Connor Orchestra Book Two

NOTE: A number of our students have attended the O’Connor Camp in past summers.  If you are interested in learning more about this amazing experience, visit!

Questions? Please contact Ulli Reiner by email at or by telephone at (619) 804-4634.

Curious about the program?  Click here for a video from our April 2019 performance at the Discovery Concert Series in Rancho Bernardo, enjoy ‘Up on the Housetop’ at the Bernardo Winery, and click here for a video from the May 28th Violin Recital (2017).

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!  Congratulations to YPO Artistic Director and Conductor Ulli Reiner for receiving an Exceptional String Educator Citation from The American Prize in Conducting contest, 2017-18! Follow this link to the official announcement: