The Cannon Valley Youth Orchestra seeks to foster artistic growth and personal development of talented young musicians and to provide opportunities for the musical education and enjoyment of the membership and the community at large.

CVYO Conductor and Artistic Director, Jennifer Bellefeuille, conducts the Haydn orchestra in concert.

With three string orchestras, CVYO serves young musicians from advanced beginners to intermediate to advanced string players.  A total of 45-50 musicians gather in Northfield, MN from local area communities to rehearse during our fall and spring sessions.  Consider auditioning for our Haydn, Mozart, or Bach Orchestras!
Guest conductor, Professor Charles Gray of St. Olaf College, rehearses the Bach orchestra.


 for the 2014-15 season will be

Saturday, August 23, 2014  
  • 9 - 11am at Emmaus Baptist Church in Northfield
  • 2 - 4pm at Owatonna Jr. High School
To sign up to audition or for more info:
Contact our CVYO Chair, Deonne Gray, at
e-mail:  contact@cvyomn.org
or voicemail:  507-774-0773

Our fall session
 begins September 9, 2014.  
See our Calendar page for more details.

Tuesday Rehearsal Times
Haydn orchestra meets 4:30-5:30pm.
Mozart orchestra meets 5:45-6:45pm.
Bach orchestra meets 7-8:00pm.
Please consider joining us!