Honor Ensembles

Ventura County Honor Band (VCHB)

  • Auditions: Wednesday, January 9, 2019.
  • See Mr. Borquez for details.

All State Honors Ensembles

  • California ACDA All-State Honor Choirs
  • CAJ All-State Jazz Ensembles
  • CODA All-State Honor Orchestras

Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association Honor Bands/Orchestra

California Band Directors Association State Honor Band/Orchestra/Jazz Band

  • Qualifications: Performed at All-State the previous year.

Local Ensembles

Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra

  • Thursday rehearsals.
  • In December, the CVYO Youth Orchestra (7-9 PM) performs with the OPHS Choir at the Reagan Library for the annual Holiday on a Hill concert.
    Auditions for 2018-19: July 8-10 (Returning); July 25-27 (New/Left for a semester +)

CSUN Youth Orchestras

  • Sunday rehearsals.
  • Auditions for 2018-19: September 8 and 9, 2018

Colburn Youth Orchesta

American Youth Symphony

  • For college students and highly trained high school students.

Additional Performance Opportunities

Thousand Oaks Philharmonic

  • Young Artist Concerto auditions for solo opportunities with professional orchestra. Appassionata program with master classes.

National Young Arts Foundation

  • Submit application on Acceptd by October 12, 2018 11:59 PM EDT.

  Channel Islands Chamber Orchestra (CHICO)  ​​

  • Youth Soloists audition for a solo opportunity with the Channel Islands Chamber Orchestra, directed by Dr. KuanFen Liu.

The Music Center - Spotlight

  • Application due October 15, 2018 via Acceptd.