Five Ensembles, Student Musicians from All Over Hampton Roads
Under the direction and guidance of many supportive music educators over the past 41 years, Bay Youth Orchestras has developed into one of the largest youth orchestra programs in the country. Offering five levels of ensemble training, BYOV gives student musicians the opportunity to learn and perform the world’s greatest orchestral literature.
Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia is a 501C(3) non-profit organization and receives funding from the Business Consortium for Arts Support of South Hampton Roads, the City of Chesapeake Fine Arts Commission, the City of Norfolk Arts and Humanities Commission, the City of Virginia Beach Arts and Humanities Commission, The Virginia Commission for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
News & Events
BYOV Run for the Arts 5K presented by Tecnico Corporation. Registration is NOW OPEN. Sign up today to run in support of our community’s finest young musicians. BYOV 5K Registration
JUST RELEASED ON YOUTUBE! BYOV and the Virginia Children’s Chorus performing the premier of Hailstork’s Gift of the Magi in 2013. https://youtu.be/6fyqbeDVcrQ
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Become a Member
Want to perform with Hampton Roads’ premier youth orchestras? It begins with the audition process.