Music Conservatory Program

spring 2020


Monday, January 27th beginning at 5 p.m. 

Auditions are required for all new members.  Students who were members of the Fall 2019 YOGA have the option to audition for a higher chair/ensemble placement.  


Rehearsals take place on Monday evenings in the Fine Arts Center on the Summerville Campus of Augusta University

          Symphonic Orchestra: Mondays from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

          Prelude Orchestra:  Mondays from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Monday rehearsals will take place on the following dates:

        February 3, 10, 17, 24
        March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
        April 20


Sunday, April 26th, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. for Symphonic Orchestra Only


Monday, April 27th, 7:30 p.m.

Maxwell Theatre - Augusta University's Summerville Campus

Audition Information

Register for YOGA and request an audition time

        Auditions are required for all new members. Students who were members of the Fall 2019 YOGA have the option to audition            for a higher chair/ensemble placement.  After you fill out the registration form, you will be sent an email with your audition                time.

Audition details:
1) A solo of your choice.
2) One Scale - Prepare scale of your own choosing.   Anything but G major scale (violin) and anything but C major scale (viola and cello).  The number of octaves is your choice.
3) Sight reading.  
Auditions will be 5 minutes long


The tuition fee is dependent on which orchestra the student is placed in after auditions.

Prelude Orchestra: $85
Pay the Prelude Orchestra Fall Semester Fee

Symphonic/Chamber Orchestra $115
Pay the Symphonic/Chamber Orchestra Fall Semester Fee

**The registration fee is due on Monday, February 10th. Any fees received after that date are subject to a $25 late fee.


Rehearsals take place in the Fine Arts Center, located on the Augusta University Summerville Campus.  
2500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA. View map

Prelude Orchestra: Mondays. 5-6 p.m., Fine Arts Center (room C115)

Symphonic/Chamber Orchestra: Mondays, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., FAC, Room B111

Concert Location: Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre