Prelude Orchestra - Click here to Register for an Audition
Jillian Forbes - Conductor
Rehearsals: Mondays, 6:00-7:15pm
Tuition: $495

Members are in grades 3 – 8. Prelude Orchestra is for young string players, who have had a basic introduction to music reading.

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Intermezzo Orchestra - Click here to Register for an Audition
Andy Malovance - Conductor
Rehearsals: Mondays, 7:15-9:00pm
Tuition: $715
The Intermezzo Orchestra is for students predominantly in grades 7-12. Emphasis in Intermezzo Orchestra is on building orchestral playing skills and reading ability.

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Symphony Orchestra - Click here to Register for an Audition
Dr. Emanuele Andrizzi, Music Director and Conductor
Rehearsals: Mondays, 7:00-9:00pm 
Tuition: $765
The Symphony Orchestra is for advanced musicians predominantly in grades 10-12. The Symphony Orchestra performs standard orchestral literature, generally not educational arrangements.

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Mchenry County Youth Orchestra (MCYO) is comprised of three levels of orchestras: Prelude, Intermezzo, and Symphony. You can explore the audition requirements and materials for each instrument and orchestra below, and then click here to register for your audition and begin your MCYO journey!


Need and Talent Based Scholarships for new and continuing students are available.

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