* We value the excellence of our music instruction and mentoring. * We encourage personal development, creativity, discipline, and collaboration. * We seek to provide financial assistance through scholarships so no one is excluded on the basis of ability to pay. * We aspire to a culture of fairness and mutual respect. * We expect a strong commitment from all members of the CVYS team including musicians, staff, and volunteers. * We encourage the important relationship between our musicians and their teachers, families, and audiences. * We value quality performances at various venues including collaboration with acclaimed artists and ensembles. * We strive to be an inclusive organization reflecting the diversity of the greater Chippewa Valley area.