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An exceptional instrumental program for the youth of our region.

Welcome to the Youth Orchestras of Prince William

YOPW enrolls approximately 325 students in three string orchestras, two symphony orchestras, a wind symphony, and a variety of chamber music ensembles. Our students are primarily from Prince William County, Virginia, but YOPW members come from all over Northern Virginia and North Central Virginia to attend our rehearsals and concerts. This website is designed to provide basic information for individuals who are new to YOPW and as a resource for families currently enrolled in our program. Please enjoy your stay, and contact us if you wish to receive further information about YOPW.

Prospective Members

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The YOPW offers young musicians challenging and rewarding opportunities for artistic and personal growth. Learn more about how to become a member of one of the finest youth orchestras in the country.

Chamber Music

Chamber Music perfomance

The Youth Orchestras of Prince William provides exceptional and affordable chamber music for both private and public functions. Our chamber ensembles provide a wide range of musical experiences from a strolling violinist to large percussion ensembles. Our most popular ensembles are the string trios and quartets and the woodwind trio.