Broadcasts: July 29, 10:00 p.m. [OPB TV], July 31, 3:00 a.m. [OPB TV], December 16, 9:30 p.m. [OPB TV], December 18, 2:30 a.m. [OPB TV], August 18, 9:00 p.m. [OPB TV], August 20, 2:00 a.m. [OPB TV], March 16, 9:30 p.m. [OPB TV], March 18, 2:30 a.m. [OPB TV]

Oregon Experience

Sagebrush Symphony

OPB | July 12, 2011 9 p.m.

The Portland Youth Philharmonic is America's first youth orchestra.  But the story of the PYP begins in Burns where a violinist named Mary Dodge shared her love of music with the local children.  As their talent emerged, Dodge formed a children's orchestra called the Sagebrush Symphony that captivated audiences statewide.

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