The Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra is home to three levels of orchestras, a brass quintet and a percussion ensemble. We have over 250 student musicians ranging from ages five to twenty one. Musicians are auditioned annually in July and August for orchestra placement.
CVYO performs at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza/Bank of America Performing Arts Center twice a year at the end of January and the beginning of June.
Along with Artistic Director, Maestro Bill Benson, Associate Conductor, Karen Sanchez and our Assistant Conductor, Michael Armstrong, CVYO is blessed to have some of the most talented professional coaches in the business. CVYO enjoys a professional staff ready, willing and able to assist.