Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (YPO) programs are set to begin in January. The violin program resumes on Jan. 7 for beginner and intermediate violin players ages 5-12. The program is taught by Ulli Reiner, YPO Artistic Director and Conductor, using Suzuki and Mark O’Connor methods. Rehearsals for the percussion ensemble, in partnership with Palomar College, start on Jan. 29. The ensemble is conducted by YPO Director Heather Barclay. For more information visit