Valley Symphony Orchestra (LAVC)

Valley Symphony Orchestra (LAVC)

The Valley Symphony Orchestra in Los Angeles, California is a symphonic orchestra that is associated with Los Angeles Valley College(LAVC). The founding and current musical director is Robert Chauls, a professor at LAVC, and its regular performance venue is the Mainstage Theatre at LAVC.

The orchestra was founded by Robert Chauls in 1992 to be a community orchestra of professionals and students.cite web|url=
title=Sounds of Valley's Symphony Orchestra: Our own VSO is a community treasure and the finest sound around. |author=Kathy Arellano |date=2005-04-06| accessdate=2008-06-21 |work=Valley Star On-line|publisher=Los Angeles Valley College

Los Angeles Philharmonic cellist Stephen Custer and violinist
Lawrence Sonderling have been regular guest performers.

The concertmaster is Rochelle Abramson, a first violinist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.cite web|url=
title=Musician Details: Rochelle Abramson |author= |accessdate=2007-10-16|work=|publisher=Los Angeles Philharmonic

On October 13, 2007, guest pianist Neil Galanter played in the symphony's 2007-2008 first concert of the 2007-2008 season.cite web|url=
title=Valley Symphony Orchestra 07-08 season First Subscription Concert, Neil Galanter, guest pianist |accessdate=2007-10-16|work=Calendar listing|


External links

[ Valley Symphony Orchestra] (official site) [ Los Angeles Valley College]

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