About Us

The West Valley Symphony was founded in 1991 by founder Ralph Baker. It is an all volunteer orchestra of 75-80 musicians from all over the Wasatch Front from Provo to Ogden.

about-usThe symphony presents quality concerts with music ranging from Classical to Pops for West Valley City and surrounding areas. The West Valley Symphony performs at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center Auditorium, and recently performed with the Choral Arts Society of Utah at Abravanel Hall in Salt Lake City for their annual Days of ’47 Pops Concert.

The West Valley Symphony performs annually with the Choral Arts Society of Utah for their KUTV/Salvation Army Holiday Pops concert to benefit the Angel Tree Program as well as participating in Utah Cultural Celebration Center’s WorldStage! concert series and WestFest.

Board of Directors
Sterling S. PoulsonBoard Chair
Kirk EidePresident
John W. Woodbury, Treasurer
Eric Kartchner, Sales & Marketing
Linda Cole, Executive Secretary
George Dye
, Membership Chair
Donny Gilbert, Music Director
Mary Thompson, Volunteer Coordinator
Linda Conger, Public Relations

Artistic & Production Staff
Donny Gilbert
Music Director
George Dye, Associate Music Director
Kelly RichardsonActing Concertmaster
Saundra Baker, Orchestra Manager
Summer Krause-Eide, Librarian
Karen Parker, Producer