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The Dr. Shirley Linzy Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas - Yunior Lopez, Founder & Music Director

Matt Lazeroff wins 2016 Concerto Competition

Cellist Matt Lazeroff (18) has won the 2016 YAO Concerto Competition. The three judges, which included Jonathan Krehm (Artistic Director of Canzona Music Series), Kerry Bennett (Academy Orchestra Conductor), and Harold Weller (Founder, FAYM), unanimously chose Matt Lazeroff as the…

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Bach Meets Handel

The Young Artists Orchestra performs Bach's Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 and Handel's Concerto Grosso op. 6/5 in a concert entitled "Bach Meets Handel," which is an oxymoron as the two famed composers never met. The featured soloist is Las Vegas…

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Review Journal Covers YAO

Originally Published on January 22, 2016. For full article please visit Musicians increase skills through Young Artists Orchestra By Carol Cling Las Vegas Review-Journal It's Friday evening and the kids are doing what kids always do — hanging out with friends.…

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Review Journal on YAO

The Las Vegas Review-Journal covers the Young Artists Orchestra. Click HERE FOR COMPLETE ARTICLE “For a first time out — for any time out — it was an exceptional performance,” said Weller, founder of the Foundation to Assist Young Musicians, which…

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Welcome to the inaugural year of the Las Vegas Young Artists Orchestra. This orchestra was created to highlight the talented young artists throughout Southern Nevada, who bring their creativity and exceptional musicality to 6 orchestral concerts, and 4 intimate chamber music…

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