Targeted String Musician Program
Creating the Central Coast Youth Orchestra of the future!
Applications are now open for 20 extraordinary young people aged 7-8 from the Central Coast.
This opportunity is a 5-year scholarship valued at over $5,000 and will prepare students to join the Central Coast Youth Orchestra and/or the Central Coast Chamber Orchestra.
Successful applicants will be chosen based on music aptitude. Children who can sing back a melody, clap or tap back a rhythm and can imitate a violin or cello teacher demonstrating how to hold and play the instruments are strongly encouraged to apply and try out for a place in the Targeted String Musician Program.
Successful students will receive one-to-one lessons on a weekly basis plus an Ensemble on a Saturday morning as part of the Saturday Morning Strings Program.
Financial assistance through the scholarship will enable 20 lucky students to consolidate their musical education and performance skills and build our youth orchestras of the future.
Over a five-year period, each student will receive funding from Woy Woy Rotary Club, as well as discounted tuition from the Conservatorium totalling in excess of $5,000.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY, PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM AND SUMBIT IT BY WEDNESDAY 28 SEPTEMBER 2018.
TRY-OUT DAY IS ON SATURDAY 29 SEPTEMBER FROM 9 AM TO 11 AM at the Central Coast Conservatorium, 45 Mann Street, Gosford.
If your child is successful in gaining a place in the program you agree to pay your portion of the fees at the beginning of each term either in full or under a Payment Plan arrangement.
By completing this Application, you agree to commit to string lessons over the 5-year term of the scholarship.
We seek to inspire our Central Coast community to engage in and value music as an integral part of life through comprehensive music education and artistic endeavour.