Preludes Fundraiser 2018

HYSOC performs during the Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Auction Fundraiser to benefit the Paul Banks Preludes violin program who mission is to create better learners and citizens through instrumental music instruction and ensemble performance. For more information about Preludes visit there website:   Homer Youth String Orchestra Members Present Violin Rosy Kauffman, Neviya Reed, … Read morePreludes Fundraiser 2018

Farmers’ Market 2016

HYSOC kicks off their 2016-17 season with a Farmers’ Market performance with a few members from all of our groups!   Songs Performed: [ezcol_1half] Angelina Baker Bile Em Cabbage Down Cripple Creek Old Joe Clark The Happy Farmer Minuet 1 Hunters’ Chorus Fan Dance Aspen Glow Blue Rhythmico Fiddle Faddle Hoedown [/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end] Bourree Witches … Read moreFarmers’ Market 2016

Spring Concert 2016

This performance showcased our HYSOC musicians performing: Chamber Group “Concerto in D G. Telemann” – arr. by Labrie (transcribed from Concerto for Four Violins No. 2, TWV 40:202) Homer Youth String Orchestra Members Violin Teddy Handley & Sammy Walker; >Viola Ethan Benedetti; >Cello Avram Salzmann Orchestra Groups Allegros – Our older students “High Jinks” – … Read moreSpring Concert 2016

Paul Banks First Friday Event

This performance showcased our HYSOC musicians performing: Chamber Group “Blue Rhythmico” – Kirt N. Mosier “Brandenburg Concerto No. 3″ (first movement) – Bach arrangement by R. Meyer Teddy Handley (Violin), Sammy Walker (Violin), Ethan Benedetti (Viola), Avram Salzmann (Cello) Orchestra Group Tuttis  – Our full orchestra “Haymaker Hoedown” by William Owens, “Aspen Glow” by Susan … Read morePaul Banks First Friday Event

Winter RECITAL 2016

This performance showcased our HYSOC musicians performing: Peer Based Group Ensembles “Swallowtail Jig” – Traditional Neviya Reed (Violin) Avram Salzmann (Cello) and Iris Downey (Bass) “March in G” – J.S. Bach Avram Salzmann (Cello), Clyde Clemens (Cello) “The Two Grenadiers” – Schumann Teddy Handley (Violin), Sylvia Clemens (Violin), Clyde Clemens (Cello) “Minuet 1” – J.S.Bach … Read moreWinter RECITAL 2016

Link Up: The Orchestra Rocks

Members of HYSOC participate with KPO Orchestra during the Link Up program. The Carnegie Hall’s Link Up program pairs orchestras across the country with schools in their local communities, inviting them to learn about orchestral repertoire through a hands-on music curriculum. McNeil Canyon Elementary, Chapman School and Fireweed Academy students participated in tonight’s program. They … Read moreLink Up: The Orchestra Rocks

The Homer Foundation 2015 Annual Meeting

[metaslider id=1948] Members of the Homer Youth String Orchestra Club perform during The Homer Foundation’s meet and greet time during their 2015 annual meeting. The Homer Foundation and Youth Advisory Council provided financial support for a weekend workshop with Dr. Gail Johansen, director of Fairbanks Suzuki Institute. Master classes and clinics at all levels where … Read moreThe Homer Foundation 2015 Annual Meeting