2017 Summer School

DATES 9-13 January 2017

LOCATION Sydney Conservatorium of Music


DURATION Junior Program   9am-3pm Senior Program  9am-4pm*

Drop-off available from 8.30am and Friday afternoon showcase concert from 4pm-5pm. *Applicants will be placed in either the Junior or Senior programs based on a comparative assessment of age and ability

With an educational program developed  by Sydney Youth Orchestras, players will build their skills in a fun, safe and artistically challenging environment. Led by highly respected conductors and experienced tutors, players of all abilities will be given access to world class facilities, intensive tutorials and the opportunity to rehearse and perform in various large ensembles. 

The SYO Summer School registrations have now closed. Check back in September for information on the 2018 Program.

 Indicative Day Overview

8.30am Drop off and roll call Drop off and roll call
9.00am-9.45am Choir Choir
9.45am-11.00am Tutorials / Large Ensemble Tutorials / Large Ensemble
11.00am-11.30am Morning Tea Morning Tea
11.30am-1.00pm Tutorials / Large Ensemble Tutorials / Large Ensemble
1.00pm-1.45pm Lunch Lunch
1.45pm-2.45pm Fundamentals of Theory & Musicianship Large Ensemble
3.00pm Program finish Large Ensemble
3.00pm-4.00pm   Large Ensemble / Masterclass
4.00pm   Program finish