Kawartha Youth Orchestra

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-931-7539
E-Mail info@thekyo.org
Website www.thekyo.org
Site Location Various
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
311 George St N, LL1
Peterborough, ON K9J 3H3
 
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Contact Information
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/The.KYO.Ptbo
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/Tori_at_the_KYO
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/kawarthayouthorch
Primary Contact Tori Owen, Administrative Coordinator
Alternate Contact Karen Augustin, Board Chair
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. 
Hours Phone answered Mon-Sun, supported by voice mail.
Dates Rehearsals (31) and Concerts (3): September-May 
Board Meetings - year round, 1 month off in summer
Areas Served Haliburton ; Hastings ; Kawartha Lakes (City of) ; 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.
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual fee ; Admission - Nominal fee for concert tickets ; Fee assistance available.
Other Details
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Meetings Rehearsals Sunday afternoons September-May. 
Board meets third Friday evening of each month year round.
Accessibility Fully Accessible - concerts are accessible
Service Categories Music Groups
Print Material Seasonal calendar, members newsletters, concert programs