Alaska Youth Orchestras - AYO
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PO Box 240541Anchorage, AK 99524
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Anchorage Youth Orchestra
Over 50 Years of Inspiring Music // The mission of the Alaska Youth Orchestras (AYO) is to build musicianship, inspire our youth to love music, offer enriching opportunities for music performance, and create a musical legacy that will sustain arts throughout the lives of our members and our communities.
VISION // AYO envisions a community where music education and performance are valued and shared.
VALUES / AYO develops its programs around four core values:
MUSICIANSHIP // AYO inspires young musicians as individuals and as a group to strive for and experience musical excellence.
PERFORMANCE // AYO inspires young musicians and audiences through superior musical performances.
INSPIRING YOUTH // AYO inspires young musicians to lifelong participation in and support of the arts in Alaska and beyond.
MUSICAL LEGACY // Through its teaching, musical performance and leadership among youth arts groups, AYS fosters lifelong appreciation among its members for the rewards of responsibility, commitment, self-confidence, discipline and teamwork.