Youth Ensembles

Perfect Your Musical Skills.

From a preparatory string orchestra to an advanced symphonic ensemble, St. Cecilia Music Center’s youth ensembles offer fun and challenging opportunities to play with other talented musicians, guided by our expert instructors.

Placement auditions for the  2024/25 school year will be held on June 3 & 4, 2024. Scroll down for more information.


An entry-level string orchestra introducing beginners to the elements of teamwork and ensemble performance.

Conductor: Erin DeYoung
Rehearsal: Mondays from 5:30pm to 6:45pm
Tuition: $440/year
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Concert Orchestra

A preparatory string ensemble for intermediate students with moderate ensemble experience.

Conductor: Anne Thompson
Rehearsal: Mondays from 6:00 pm to 7:30pm
Tuition: $460/year
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An advanced orchestra, complete with strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion, playing challenging works from classical, musical, and film scores.

Conductor: Dan Scott
Rehearsal: Mondays from 7:15pm to 9:15pm
Tuition: $500/year
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