Who We Are
The Castro Valley Orchestra (CVO) is a class of the Castro Valley Adult and Career Education school, and we operate as a regional community orchestra.  Directed by Josh Cohen, we have been in existence continually for over 14 years (our inaugural concert was on December 12, 2002) and play 3 to 4 concerts per year.


About the orchestra

A brief history of the Castro Valley Orchestra, it's conductor and players.

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Concert Information
We've just announced our 2017/2018 Season!

December 17, 2017: 2: P.M.
Castro Valley Center for the Arts

Elgar: Enigma Veriation No. IX
Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Anderson: Christmas Fantasy

And special guests; The Chabot Flute Choir

March 19, 2018: 2 PM Castro Valley Center for the Arts
Haydn Symphony No.98
Lee Actor: Divertimento

June 3, 2018, 3:30 PM
St. Raymond Catholic Church, Dublin, California


Looking forward to seeing you all at our concerts!

Concert information past & present

Past concerts, flyers and programs

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Get Involved!
Of course we want you to come to our concerts!  If you are also interested in becoming more involved; like playing an instrument or helping us prepare and put on concerts for the community, we'd love to hear from you.  Click <here> and we can look at ways in which you too, can support the orchestra and become more involved!

Player Resources

Rehearsal schedules, music downloads, and article resources for members of the orchestra.

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The Castro Valley Orchestra


The Castro Valley Orchestra is a class of the Castro Valley Adult School, and operates as a regional/community orchestra.  Its members come from the entire Bay Area, and come together out of their love for music and to share their talents and passions in music.

The Castro Valley Orchestra Association (CVOA) has been created to manage and support the orchestra's operations.  It is a California non-profit (501(c)3).


Next Steps...

If you are a musician of medium to advanced level, or are interested in supporting our goals in bringing great music to the area, check out some ideas by clicking the button to the right, or contacting us via the information below.