The Incredible Opportunity Program began in 2010; students can apply and are selected through an essay contest to receive low cost group violin instruction and orchestral experience.
Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra, a not-for-profit organization, sponsors 20 students, 8 – 13 years old, who would like to learn to play the violin, viola, or cello.
Requirements to be considered for the Incredible Opportunity Program:
- Student must want to play the violin, viola, or cello.
- Student must be able to attend 30 minute group and 30
minute orchestra lessons from mid September through April.
- Student must submit via Email/Mail a one page essay:
“Why I would like to play the violin, viola, or cello.“
by the deadline August 1st, 2017. Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra P.O. Box 662 ~ Flossmoor, IL 60422 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Student must be 9 to 13 years old
If your essay is selected, here are the details:
Meet: Weekly one hour sessions from August through May.
First Rehearsal will be listed on the calendar.
Time: Sundays, 3:00-4:00PM (30 min. of group instruction, 30 min. of orchestra)
Cost: $35/month includes weekly group
instruction. A rental violin will be provided if needed at no additional cost. $15.00 for book and shoulder pad.
Place: To be Determined