Press Releases

Announcing Dr. Schuppener as Prep Conductor

PVYO welcomes Dr. Mark Schuppener as Preparatory Orchestra Conductor for the 2020-2021 season. Mark Schuppener served on the music faculties of the University of Texas, El Paso; the University of Michigan; and Spring Arbor University. Dr. Schuppener has garnered...

Announcing Auditions for the 2021-2022 Season!

PVYO Audition registration has been extended through September 13, 2021. In-Person rehearsals are scheduled to begin the week of September 20th. We are looking forward to an exciting year! All auditions this season will be video submissions. Please review the...

Announcing the 2020 Summer Institute!

PVYO is proud to offer on-line summer classes this year to supplement the ensemble instruction students are receiving at PVYO, school, or other youth orchestras and bands. Our Music Director, Mr. William Hollin, is a veteran music teacher with 42 years in the...

Announcing our PVYO Alumni Network

The Potomac Valley Youth Orchestra is establishing an alumni network to connect with former musicians, parents, staff, volunteers, and board members. We are interested in finding out what many of our former musicians are doing now, as well as sending out information...