Butler Community Arts School - Butler Youth Orchestra
Saturdays | 10:45 AM–Noon
Lilly Hall at Butler University
$300 per year (includes fall and spring sessions)
Registration Deadline: one week prior to the start of class; late applications accepted if available space. Please inquire.
Fall 2022 session: September 10–December 10
Spring 2023 session: January 21–April 28
Placement audition required (see skill level requirements below). Within the registration form you will be asked to submit a link to a video audition. The audition video should include 1.) a 2 or 3 octave scale AND 2.) a short piece that is representative of the student’s current skill level.
The Butler Youth Orchestra fosters excellence in an enriching musical environment. A placement audition is required, as well as a minimum skill level equaling Suzuki book 3, 4, 5, or 6 and the ability to shift from first to higher positions.
Please note that students must participate in their school orchestra program, if one is offered, in addition to the Butler Youth Orchestra. The Butler Youth Orchestra is a strings-only orchestra.
Tuition is due at least one week prior to the first session.
Need-based tuition assistance is available. You may apply for scholarship on the registration form or complete the separate Tuition Assistance Form.
Contact BCAS@butler.edu or (317) 940-5500 with any questions.