"Welcome to the Prescott POPS Symphony website!"

About POPS


The POPS Symphony was created in 1992 by local musicians to provide an opportunity for them to participate in performances of light-hearted orchestral music during the summer when other musical groups were not active. It was first incorporated as a non-profit organization in May of 1996 as the “Prescott Summer POPS Symphony.”

Support the POPS

A Letter from the POPS Music Director & Conductor

The Prescott POPS Symphony offers you a unique opportunity to support orchestral music in the Prescott area, while also supporting the music programs in our schools.
At our “Home for the Holidays” concert on Sunday, December 13th at 3 PM at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, the POPS Grants Committee will award $10,000 in grants to our school music programs. Your support helps fund these grants and fut

Youth Focus

In Support of Our Youth

With its intention to support youth involvement in music, over the years The POPS has contributed over $150,000 to local area intermediate and high school music programs for music, instruments, and uniforms. It has also contributed a total of $8500 toward an endowment for a music scholarship through the Yavapai College Foundation. Two scholarships have been awarded so far.