OCYSO is awarded $39,500 in grants from the Ann and Gordon Getty & O.L. Halsell Foundations
Orange, CA – The Orange County Youth Symphony Orchestra (OCYSO) received a $9,500 grant from the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation and a $30,000 grant from the O.L. Halsell Foundation. The Getty Foundation recognizes OCYSO’s “significant achievements and [its] promise for continuing meaningful contributions in the future.”
“We are deeply grateful to both Foundations for their continued support of OCYSO
and for recognizing the significance of our work and of OCYSO’s five-decade long commitment to providing the highest level of pre-professional musical training in Orange County,” says Daniel Alfred Wachs, Music Director & Conductor of OCYSO. “Specifically, the O.L. Halsell’s generosity will directly benefit our students, providing them with financial assistance for our Summer 2016 Performance Tour of Spain”, he added.
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