2018-19 Information for Players and Families

Rehearsals:

Sundays from 6:30 to 8:30, beginning on September 16, at St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church, 1830 Kirby Road, McLean

MYO in Parish Hall; Rep Ensemble in the Undercroft (under the church itself)

A calendar of rehearsals (showing vacations and other misses) will be made available early in the fall

NOTE:  if St. Dunstan’s space(s) are not available, alternate rehearsal location will be announced promptly by Mr. Fowkes

Inclement Weather:

MYO will follow the decisions of Fairfax County Public Schools.  If schools are closed or close early, MYO rehearsals will be canceled on that day.

Preparation:

All students must bring a music stand to rehearsal, and arrive on time

If it is necessary for a player to miss a rehearsal, please notify Mr. Fowkes promptly!

Season Tuition:

MYO tuition – $700
Rep Ensemble tuition – $550

Tuition is due at or before the first rehearsal, on September 16

Checks should be made to TYSONS MCLEAN ORCHESTRA
and mailed to P.O. Box 760, McLean, VA 22101

Checks may be brought to the first rehearsal

Tuition may be paid online at:  https://squareup.com/store/mclean-orchestra/item/tuition

Family Involvement:

There are ways that MYO and Rep families can assist with the smooth functioning of the youth orchestras.  Please consider volunteering (examples):

Ushering at MYO concerts, providing refreshments for post-concert receptions, assisting at rehearsals and concerts as requested.

Selling ads for the MYO season program, to be done in fall for publication prior to the December concert

Tysons McLean Orchestra Board of Trustees, Liaison to the MYO:  Margot T. Young