Introduction to Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass)


ELEMENTARY AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM ( McDole, John Shields, Blackberry Creek, John Stewart)


Registration now open for Fall 2019!

Come and learn the basics of string instrument through fun and games! Our director will work with the beginning string players the basics of music reading, establishing good posture and habit in a fun group setting. This class is for all budding musicians 4th grade and up. Students will have the opportunity to move to more advanced programs within Kaneland Youth Orchestra upon completion of this introductory class. The students will  be sized and given a chance to try out the instrument by Austin’s violin shop at the 1st rehearsal. First month rental is free when renting from Austin's violin shop for both sessions. Visit and mention " Kaneland Youth Orchestra" when renting.

Eligible grades: Any beginner 4th grade and up

Time: Tuesday or Wednesday after school 3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Session 1: Sept 2019- Dec 2019

Session 2: Jan 2020 - May 2020 

Minimum 10 students per elementary school to have a class. Detailed class schedule will be decided once the registrations are complete.

Registration Due: July 31, 2019

Tuition: $200 ($100 per session, payment plan available)