Summer Boot Camp 2018

Registration by mail or on website.
Registration begins February 15. Deadline for registration is May 15, 2018
10% early bird discount if registration received by April 18, 2018.

Place: Crete Methodist Church 1321 Main Street, Crete, Illinois
Music Director: David Forsman

To register, please fill out the online form below, then choose the paypal button to pay, or download the form here.


Summer Boot Camp for SYSO/SYP

Students must have been a member of SYSO/SYP for at least 1 season or have had private lesson study a minimum of 2 years and be able to read music. For violinists, 3rd position desirable.  Students will play different styles of music and develop their reading, rhythm, and ensemble skills. Parents are invited to attend performance (or demonstration) last day of class.

July 9-13 Monday Through Friday
Demonstration/Performance Last day of Class at 8:00PM
6:30-8:30PM
Cost: $100 for 1 week camp: Five 2 hour sessions



$90 before April 18th


$100 after April 18th

Incredible Opportunity Summer Boot Camp

Open to students who have completed 8 months-1 year of private or group violin, viola, or cello study.
Must have your own instrument. *if current member of the SYSO IOP program, may continue to use instrument at no additional cost.

July 16-20 Monday Through Friday
Demonstration/Performance Last day of class at 8:00PM
6:30-8:30PM
Cost: $100 one week camp: Five-2 hour sessions



$90 before April 18th


$100 after April 18th

Beginners Boot Camp

This summer we are offering a beginning violin class
July 9-13 
5:30PM-6:30PM Ages 8-12.
This class is for children who have no experience playing and would like to see if playing a violin is for them. An instrument will be provided for in class use.**
Cost: $75 for each 1 week session : Five one hour sessions.



$67.5 before April 18th


 $75 after April 18th

* Come be a part of the Incredible Opportunity Program of Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra. Each year we give 20 children who do not have a string program at their school an opportunity to receive group violin,viola, or cello instruction and a rental instrument for the low cost of $35 August through April.
**We do have a limited number of instruments available for rental for home use for $25 for the week.