Artist Profile

Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra

Young Artists Orchestra, Las Vegas

The Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra (LVYAO) is a professional training orchestra based out of Las Vegas, NV. Led by Music Director, Yunior Lopez, the group unites the most talented young artists up to age 22 throughout Southern Nevada, who bring their creativity and exceptional musicality to 6 orchestral and 4 chamber music concerts.

Founded on the basis of educating and promoting young artists, the LVYAO is fully dedicated to the artistic, personal, and professional development of outstanding instrumentalists. Through a wide range of performance and instructional activities, the Young Artists Orchestra seeks to develop the skills and qualifications required of twenty-first century musicians. Under the Artistic and Musical direction of Yunior Lopez, the program offers detailed exposure to traditional and modern orchestral repertoire, collaborations with internationally recognized guest artists, in addition to its unique chamber music program. Moreover, it’s all tuition-free thanks to our sponsors and public support.

The 2015/16 concert season presents some of the best classical music Las Vegas has to offer. Performing at a professional level, the Young Artists Orchestra will venture into the works of Bach, Handel, Mahler, Mozart, and Piazzolla, in addition to new works by Bryce Dessner, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, David Balakrishnan, and Osvaldo Golijov, which have been popularized by the Kronos and Turtle Island Quartets.

The 2015/16 Season programs are made possible through the hard work of our family, friends, and sponsors. Please visit our Sponsors Page to view our supporters.