Auditions will be held Aug 17,2019. For more details see " Audition" page. Please have the student prepare a piece he or she is comfortable playing. We strongly encourage all current and prospective students to audition. This will ensure that each student will be placed at a 'just right' skill level.
Kaneland Youth Orchestra meets at various locations in Kaneland school district .
Session Duration: August 29 to May 7 ( no rehearsal: 10/31, 11/7, 11/28, 12/26, 1/2, 4/2)
Each student needs to rent or own an instrument prior to the first class. Special discounts available when renting from Austins Violin shop at www.austinsviolinshop.com.
There may be some cancellations due to weather and school closings. There are no make up classes. If Kaneland schools are closed, KYO will not be meeting during those days.
Concert dates: Nov 14, 2019: Fall Concert : KHMS Cafetorium - 1601 Esker Dr. Sugar Grove, IL 60554
December 7, 2019: Community Concert - Various location
April 23, 2020: Season Finale Concert TBD- Kaneland High School Auditorium
May 3, 2020: Community Concert- Kaneland Fine Arts Festival- Kaneland High School
Kaneland Apollo Strings ( Advanced) :
Meets at Kaneland High School every Thursday at 5:00 pm- 6:45 pm
Kaneland Chamber Orchestra (Intermediate to late intermediate) :
Meets at Kaneland High School every Thursday at 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm
Kaneland Prep Strings (Beginner) :
Meets at Kaneland Harter Middle School community room every Thursday at 5:00 pm- 6:00 pm
Fee: Kaneland Apollo Strings $270
Kaneland Chamber Orchestra $240
Kaneland Prep Strings $210
Additional sibling discounted rate ( $30 discounted from the tuition for the sibling's highest participating level)
You must use the registration form above to register your child or children, then mail in your payment to the address below or pay with credit card through Paypal by 8/22/2019. If you would like to arrange a special payment option such as monthly payments, please email for assistance.
Please make the check out to :
Kaneland Youth Orchestra ( KYO)
Attn to: Sonya Hwang P.O. Box 1328 Sugar Grove, IL 60554