“The Cabrillo Youth Strings serves as the starting point for a lifelong journey of creative development for so many youth in the Monterey Bay Region. We are honored to host this outstanding program at Cabrillo College.”
—John Graulty, Ed. D., Dean,
Visual, Applied & Performing Arts, Cabrillo College
"The instruction in this program is outstanding! The selection of music is really superior! The faculty takes the time to select top rate and new types of music with new techniques. We really enjoy this. The thing I like most about this program is the camaraderie of music students with like interests."
—Elaine Forrester, parent
“This program is a wonderful introduction to the world of classical music for students of all ages. The dedication and enthusiasm of the teachers is infectious. I am always amazed with the professional quality of the final concerts. We are so fortunate to have this amazing resource in our community.”
—Sara Puhl, parent
"It's the gem of the music education in our county. It is a highly acclaimed training ground for children to explore the study of music."
—Michele Rivard, Former Program Chair,
Music, Cabrillo College