Baldwin County Youth Orchestra

The BCYO is a Non-Profit 501c3 Organization committed to the enhancement of classical music in young people.  

Our Motto is Something for everyone. 


We have strings groups for children from 6 -96. 

The directors of the organization are:

Leroy Hughes ...Director:  Baldwin Youth Orchestra, Baldwin Adult Strings,
       Board President and Co-Founder

Marcus Alford....Baldwin Winds, Beginning Band Program,
          Orchestra Mentor, Board Member

Linda Langham...Baldwin Youth Orchestra, Beginning Strings Program, 
                 Allegro Strings, Private Instructor, Board Member and Co-Founder

Jessica Cole...Youth Orchestra Mentor, Allegro and Chamber Strings Instructor, 
                              After School Strings Instructor, Board Secretary

JP Arditi...Woodwinds Mentor, Band Assistant

Sarah Schrader...Afterschool Strings Instructor

Chelsey Smith... Afterschool Strings Instructor

Sarah Rice... Board Executive Officer / Parent Liaison 

Mary Calvin...Strings Mentor / Board Treasurer

The BCYO relies on your support for donations.  

Contact can be made through our contact page or by emailing