Invite your family, friends and neighbors for a delightful collage of your favorite music for the holiday season, Saturday, Dec. 5th at 7:00 p.m.

North Valley Symphony Orchestra presents “Pop for the Holidays”, performing arrangements of Miracle on 34th Street, The Polar Express, You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch, Christmastime is Here, and many more. There will be an appearance by Santa Claus with photo opportunities in the lobby, a friendly Christmas carol sing-along, and audience participation in the sleigh-bell and whip-crack sound effects during the iconic favorite, Sleigh Ride. This concert is proudly sponsored by First Allied Securities, Inc., providing ongoing, personalized wealth management planning for families.

NVSO Youth Orchestra will open the concert with Winter Palace, made famous by Trans-Siberian Orchestra. NVSO Symphonettes will also present selections from their season’s repertoire during intermission.

North Valley Symphony Orchestra is pleased to continue to bring an affordable concert experience to communities of the Phoenix North Valley. NVSO’s “Pop for the Holidays” concert is a perfect way to inspire children and young adults to appreciate orchestral music while starting a family tradition to regularly support the arts in your community. Tickets are only $5.00, and can be purchased on-line at The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. at North Canyon High School Performing Arts Center, 1700 E. Union Hills Drive.

NVSO Youth Orchestra and NVSO Symphonettes (NVSO’s training orchestra) will also perform in a free holiday concert on Saturday, December 12th. That concert will begin at 4:00 p.m. at Desert Shadows Middle School, 5858 E. Sweetwater Ave., Scottsdale.

If interested in joining NVSO, or in helping to manage or sponsor this vibrant organization in any way, please e-mail [email protected] or call 623-980-4628. Being a concert sponsor or advertising in NVSO’s full color concert program booklet is an excellent way for you to promote your business while at the same time supporting NVSO. Your program ad will be seen by over 500 concert goers per concert. What an excellent way to expose your business, your brand, your product or your service to community members of the Phoenix North Valley, while also demonstrating your valuable support of arts in our community.