UPDATE (January 13, 2021): Moving back to in-person rehearsals!

This Saturday, Junior Strings, Intermediate Strings and Senior Strings will rehearse in-person at St. Anne’s Church. Symphony and Winds will be in-person very soon! Here is a reminder of things to bring/remember for in-person rehearsals: What to Bring to Rehearsal VOLUNTEER CHEQUES! If you haven’t already. Please remember to bring your instrument, a music stand, your music, a pencil, a mask, and hand sanitizer.  There will not be music stands provided,…

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Update: November 28

1) We continue to follow the guidelines from the current public health order and additional recommendations for RDYO. We will remain online until the end of this current health order and will continue to monitor for any updates to indicate our return to in-person rehearsals. We are dedicated to moving in-person as soon as possible! 2) Our last rehearsal before December break will be December 12! Thank you and stay safe, Robert, RDYO…

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Updates – November 21st, 2020

1) Update on Public Health OrderWe continue to follow the guidelines from the current public health order and additional recommendations for RDYO. We will remain online until the end of this current health order and will continue to monitor for any updates to indicate our return to in-person rehearsals. We are currently planning for recording opportunities with our divisions. These recordings will be confirmed once we are able to move…

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Updates for November 14, 2020

With the latest BC Health Order, the Board has made the decision to move all Wind ensemble rehearsals online for the next two weeks. String ensembles will continue to rehearse in-person, while continuing to abide by the protocols we have established, including mask wearing, disinfecting, and maintaining physical distancing.South Arm United Church is currently closed for the next two weeks as well, meaning that the rehearsal schedule for the upcoming…

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Updates for October 31st

Happy Halloween! Here are some reminders for this week! 1) Weekly EmailsYou should be receiving an email every Thursday, or Friday (at the latest) from your division manager. Please let Robert know at admin@rdyo.ca if you do not receive an email by Friday with weekly reminders from your division manager. Before emailing about this, however, please check your spam and/or junk mail folder, as your group emails may be filtering there.  2) Volunteer ChequesIf you have not yet…

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Welcome to RDYO 2019/2020! Some important information:

Welcome to a new year with the Richmond Delta Youth Orchestra. We hope you have enjoyed a smooth return to school and are ready for Orchestra rehearsals to resume this Saturday, September 14th. We are thrilled to have your family as part of our orchestra community this year.  Thank you to all the parents who attended our AGM, parent information session and parent social last Saturday. If you missed the meeting, please continue…

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Welcome Back Musicians!

A few dates to add to your calendars before the year begins: RDYO AGM and Parent Social: Saturday, September 7, 2019 @ 10:00am We will be sharing a lot of important information about the upcoming season, as well as electing the new Board of Directors. We have several vacancies on the board, and we are always excited to have new parents join us at the table. Families who attend the…

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December 2018 Outreach Concerts

December is a busy month for our many orchestra divisions with our annual outreach concerts throughout the community. Saturday, December 1st Richmond Public Library – Brighouse Branch 10:30am – 11:30am: Intermediate Strings 12:30pm-1:30pm: Junior Strings Sunday, December 9th Aberdeen Centre 1:30pm – 2:30pm: Junior and Senior Winds Sunday, December 23rd Tsawwassen Mills 2:00pm – 3:00pm: Chamber Ensemble    

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Holiday Concert: Winter Wonderland

Looking for an afternoon of live holiday music? Join us at the Richmond Delta Youth Orchestra Holiday Concert: Winter Wonderland  Junior Strings – Bo Peng, conductor Junior Winds – Karen Nakajima, conductor Intermediate Strings – Manti Poon, conductor Senior Strings – Jonathan Der, conductor Senior Winds, Symphony Orchestra – Stephen Robb, conductor Sunday, December 2nd, 2018 – 3:30 pm Bethany Baptist Church – 22680 Westminster Hwy. Richmond BC. Tickets: $10 adults,…

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