Dr Koo Music Scholarship exemption of tuition fees for talented young musicians who are enthusiastic for music, and have the potential to make significant contributions to music culture in future.
 
 
It involves 40 - 50 one hour lessons a year for any of the following subjects: violin, viola, cello, double bass, music composition, orchestral conducting, or a combination of subjects.
 
Young musicians will receive an invitation for this scholarship if they meet the following criteria:
  • A member of the SYS Concert Orchestra;
  • At the level of AMusA or above;
  • Shown extreme enthusiasm for music;
  • Shown potential to make significant contributions to music culture in future.

Condition:
Participate all events (rehearsals, concerts, etc..) of the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra (SCO),Western Sydney Symphony Orchestra (WSSO)  and the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra YOUTH SYMPHONY (SYS).

Please contact Dr Koo for more information: 0449 776 872 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dr Koo Music Scholarship Winners

Dr Koo is AMEB 2017 top 5 Outstanding Private Teacher for Strings.

UP COMING CONCERTS

JOIN THE SYS ORCHESTRAS

All revenues (membership fees, concert ticket sales etc.) will go towards The SCO Foundation to be used to promote new music of the contemporary composers.
 
Membership fee of $300 per event is asked of each member for the Sydney Contemporary Youth Orchestra (SCYO).
Membership annual fee of  $600 (for 4 school terms) is asked of each member for the Sydney Hills Youth Orchestra (SHYO), and $500 for the Sydney Hills Junior Orchestra (SHJO).

The fee is calculated in 4 school terms blocks for all members (e.g. if you join from term 2 of the year, your membership will be extended to next year term 1). 

Direct deposit:

Bank: Westpac
BSB: 032173
Account Number:  501117
A/C Name: The Sydney Contemporary Orchestra Inc.
YOUTH SYMPHONY MEMBERSHIPS

Please indicate your name and description.

  1. All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  2. Payments must be completed before the first rehearsal.  

You are welcome to join us at any time.

For young musicians joining the SYS Orchestras will need fill up your online Membership Registration From and send a short video recording of your performance via WeTransfer.

  • You will be notified with payment instruction should your application successful via email.
  • Successful members will have a website login account to access the Members Zone to download music parts. 
 
 
Fee can be paid by Direct deposit: 
  • Bank: Westpac
  • BSB: 032173
  • Account Number: 501117
  • A/C Name: The Sydney Contemporary Orchestra Inc. 
  • - Youth Symphony Memberships

Please indicate your name and description.

 

 

PERFORMANCE ATTIRE

The Sydney Contemporary Youth Orchestra and the Sydney Hills Youth Orchestra
All orchestra members require a formal uniform for concert performances.

The Sydney Contemporary Youth Orchestra and the Sydney Hills Youth Orchestra members:

Girls:

Black formal dress
Black polished shoes

Boys:

White long sleeve collared shirt buttoned to the neck with black bowtie
Black formal suit
Black socks
Black polished shoes
The Sydney Hills Junior Orchestra
The Sydney Hills Junior Orchestra members:

Girls:

Dress (colorful, fresh, smart)
Matching socks and shoes

Boys:

White long sleeve collared shirt buttoned to the neck with black bowtie
Black formal suit
Black socks
Black polished shoes