Kawartha Youth Orchestra
|Record #: PET2154||Last Modified: 23 Mar 2017||Last Full Update: 20 May 2016|
|Location, Telephone & Internet|
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/The.KYO.Ptbo
|Primary Contact||Karen Augustin, President; Phone: 705-292-0477|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 53
150 King St
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y5
|Description & Services|
|Description (Service)||* The KYO gives young musicians in the Kawartha Region the opportunity to learn symphonic music and perform in an orchestral ensemble.
* Members benefit from an advanced level of instruction and a quality orchestral experience in Peterborough while enjoying the camaraderie of other young people.
* Music Director is Michael Newnham.
* Professional instrumental coaches also provided.
* Supports the educational work of teachers in school programs and private teaching practices by giving students an opportunity to extend their musical knowledge, performance and leadership skills in an orchestral ensemble.
|Dates||Rehearsals (31) and Concerts (3): September-May
Board Meetings - year round, 1 month off in summer
|Areas Served||Durham Region ; Haliburton ; Hastings ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of) ; Also areas of Durham region.|
|Eligibility||Ages: 12 year(s) - 24 year(s)|
|Application||Audition required for orchestra members. Call or e-mail year round for volunteer information & opportunities.|
|Fees||Membership - Annual fee ; Admission - Nominal fee for concert tickets ; Fee assistance available.|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Meetings||Rehearsals Sunday afternoons September-May.
Board meets third Friday evening of each month year round.
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible - concerts are accessible|
|Service Categories||Music Groups|
|Resources||Seasonal calendar, members newsletters, concert programs|