2018 Illinois Summer Youth Music - Senior High Bands, Chorus, & Orchestra
Date:Sun, 6/17/2018 - Sat, 6/23/2018
Event Type:Summer Camp
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Illinois Summer Youth Music (ISYM) brings over 1000 students and 150 faculty and staff together each summer for three weeks of intense music-making. With over 20 different programs, the comprehensive list of offerings include large ensembles at both senior and junior high levels, as well as the more rigorous offerings of the Pre-College division. From the developing junior high student to the aspiring professional, there is a program to challenge and nurture your talents.
Hosted on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, students get to experience a taste of the college life at a Big Ten university.
There are numerous evening activities throughout the week including outstanding performances and plenty of recreation.
Instruction is led by University of Illinois faculty and leading music educators from across the country, and includes graduate students, practicing teachers and professional experts. Even the counseling staff draws from the best of the experienced educators of the region.
Most programs include a choice of elective class to round out the educational experience. Be sure to check out the descriptions for each of the programs you are interested in applying for.
Senior High Bands, Chorus, & Orchestra
- Senior High Bands (for students completing grades 8 - 12)
- Senior High Chorus (for students completing grades 8 - 12)
- Senior High Orchestra (for students completing grades 8-12)
- Please note: For 2018 String Chamber Music will take place within the Senior Orchestra Program. Students who send an audition recording and who are selected for String Chamber will participate in Senior Orchestra and sectionals, and will replace the technique class and ISYM elective with string quartet rehearsals and coaching. There is no audition recording needed for acceptance into the orchestra.
Visit the ISYM website for the more information on all 2018 program offerings
Registration & Costs
Visit the ISYM website for full Registration and Cost details, including:
There is also scholarship information available via the ISYM Scholarships webpage.
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