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CYO in the Community: Apollo String Quartet and Brass Trio Spread Holiday Cheer

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Huntersville, December 2023 – The talented small ensembles of the Cornelius Youth Orchestras entertained audiences this past holiday season with enchanting performances at key community events.

The Apollo Quartet, a string ensemble comprised of the principal string musicians of the CYO Orchestra program, graced the stage at a private event for the residents of the Waterford Community. Their performance of timeless holiday melodies created a festive ambiance, spreading joy to the residents.  The quartet also performed at the Seasons of Giving Whobalation fundraiser hosted at the Northstone Community. It was a wonderful opportunity for these young musicians to showcase their skills in celebration of the holiday spirit.

In another delightful performance, a Brass Trio from the Brass Ensemble program of the Cornelius Youth Orchestras took stage at the American Legion Hall, sponsored by Angels & Sparrows. The combination of brass instruments provided a unique and heartwarming experience for all attendees, adding a special touch to the holiday festivities.

These performances exemplify the dedication and talent of the Cornelius Youth Orchestras’ musicians, showcasing the importance of music in bringing communities together during the holiday season.