January 7 – 13
Urban Camp, Melbourne
Spend your summer in the city! We’re inviting talented students aged 12 to 17 from regional Victoria to attend a residential music camp while taking part in the Melbourne Youth Orchestras Summer School. Bring your instrument and join fellow young musicians for a fun week of music-making in the heart of Melbourne.
While attending Summer School, you will stay with a group of like minded young musicians from across the state for the entire week, taking part in social and musical activities each evening including sightseeing, tours and talent nights.
Summer School Residential Camp fees include 6 nights’ accommodation, all meals, transport within Melbourne, sightseeing and other activities. The camp is fully supervised by qualified music educators and hosted in dormitory-style accommodation at Urban Camp in Melbourne’s Royal Park.
Dates: 7 to 13 January 2018
Accommodation venue: Urban Camp Melbourne
Brens Drive, Parkville
Entry to our Summer School Residential Camp is by application only, ages 12 to 17 as of 1 January 2018. No audition is required but applicants must provide a letter of recommendation from their instrumental teacher or school music teacher – please see our answers to Summer School Residential Camp frequently asked questions for further information.
Applicants will be allocated to a Summer School ensemble based on their preferences and ensemble experience provided at the time of application.
Please see Summer School information pages regarding ensembles on offer and other general advice.
If you have any further questions please contact our office on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 9376 8988
PROGRAM FEE $1025
INCLUSIVE of Summer School 2017 fees and a $50 non-refundable administration fee.
|28 July 2017||Summer School Residential Camp applications open online|
|15 September 2017||Summer School Residential Camp applications close|
|22 September 2017||Summer School Residential Camp offers distributed (via email)|
|11 December 2017||Final date for withdrawal with refund|
|15 December 2017||MYO Office closes|
|2 January 2018||MYO Office re-opens|
|7 January 2018||Summer School Residential Camp commences at 4:00pm|
|13 January 2018||Summer School Residential Camp concludes|
Deposit and Payment
Full payment of $1025 ($975 for additional siblings) is required upon submission of the online application form. Please note that applications will not be processed without this payment.
The enrolment fee will be payable through our online payment system. Details will be supplied upon completion of the application form. Payments can be made by credit card (Visa and Mastercard only), cheque or direct deposit (EFT).
A $50 sibling discount is available for additional family members enrolled in the 2018 Summer School Residential Camp. Please select the appropriate option in the payment gateway.
If for any reason the applicant cannot attend the program, notice must be given in writing by close of business 2 January 2018, in order to obtain a refund of fees. The $50 deposit is non-refundable, and will be retained to cover costs.