22-23 Ensembles & Courses
The Kawartha Youth Orchestra (KYO) runs annually from September through June.
2022-2023 Ensembles and Courses:
– JUNIOR (JKYO): small group instrument lessons for new musicians – Tuesdays 6:00-6:50 pm
– INTERMEDIATE (IKYO): entrance by placement audition; weekly ensemble orchestra for musicians with typically 2+ years of experience on their instrument – Thursdays 6:00-7:45 pm
– SENIOR (SKYO): entrance by placement audition; weekly ensemble orchestra with sectionals for accomplished musicians – Sundays 1:00-5:00 pm (exact schedule available after registration; each musician is typically present for 2 to 3 hours each Sunday)
– PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE: contact us to register; weekly small group percussion lessons and ensemble rehearsal; performs with SKYO. Sunday afternoons.
– The Digital Music Production Course: This course will empower you to make high quality music on your laptop or PC. We will explore recording, working with music production software, MIDI, mixing, mastering, basic songwriting and much more. Learn everything you need to know to make your own electronic music and how to promote it online successfully.
NEW MUSICIANS: Placement auditions for most new musicians are held live on September 8th and 9th. Details are emailed to all musicians following submission of the audition registration form found on the page below.