The Happy Valley Guitar Orchestra is back in full swing for the 2021-22 season!

With Artistic Director Joseph Ricker leading an exciting new roster of players (including special guest artist drummer Richie Barshay) and imaginative new repertoire the HVGO is not to be missed. Catch us at First Night Northampton 2022 and more this season!

Happy Valley Guitar Orchestra 2021 photo

Thank you for your donation to our annual fund for the 2021-22 season.

Your generosity helps us continue to bring the best in avant-garde community music to life!

HVGO is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation established in 2009.

We will happily send you a receipt of acknowledgment for tax deduction purposes.

Or if you prefer, you can send a check made out to HVGO and send to:
PO Box 1689
Northampton, MA 01061

Upcoming Concerts

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First Night Northampton

December 31, 2021
2 pm
at St Johns Episcopal Church
48 Elm St, Northampton MA

For Ticket information visit

You must get a First Night pin to attend, tickets are NOT available at the door. Pins can be purchased online or at locations throughout the region. If you buy a pin online you still must pick it up at First Night headquarters on Dec 31st. Day only pins are available for $10, a good option if you wish to catch HVGO's performance, but will not be sticking around for other First Night events.

Northampton Center for the Arts

Northampton Center for the Arts

Two concerts May 20 and 21, 2022
Doors open: 7:30; Concert: 8:00

33 Hawley St.
Northampton, MA 01060