YOLA at HOLA

Located in the Rampart District, YOLA at HOLA (Heart of Los Angeles) serves hundreds of students with intensive after-school orchestral instruction five days a week. Classes include music creativity, singing and solfège, ensemble rehearsals, and an hour of academic tutoring daily. This holistic approach fosters a sense of community and provides the students with the opportunity to take advantage of HOLA’s exceptional programs and resources.

  • Number of students served: 180
  • Ages: 6-11
  • Tuition: Free
  • Subjects: music creativity, singing and solfège, ensemble rehearsals, and academic tutoring
  • Founded: 2010
  • Unique Attributes: YOLA at HOLA is directly associated with the Los Angeles Philharmonic. The LA Phil’s music director, Gustavo Dudamel has visited YOLA at HOLA on several occasions to rehearse with the students.
  • Address: 600 South La Fayette Park Place, Los Angeles, CA 90020
  • Phone: 323.850.2000
  • Website: http://www.laphil.com/education/yola-hola.cfm
  • Contact Person: Dan Berkowitz
    Manager, Youth Orchestra LA / Amy McCullaugh
    Coordinator, Youth Orchestra LA