Tuition & Fees

Tuition for Fall 2020 online offerings is shown below.

Fall 2020 Tuition Rates

Cadet Level Ensembles $230
Debut Level Ensembles $260
Premiere Level Ensembles $270
Sinfonia Level Ensembles $270
Philharmonia Level Ensembles $280
Youth Level Ensembles $280
Flute Choir $270
Flute Orchestra $280
Percussion Online $280
Premiere/Sinfonia and Philharmonia/Youth Wind Ensembles $270
Full Online Orchestra $270


Tuition is due by the second rehearsal of the quarter in which the student joins BYSO.

Tuition is non-refundable.

Please do not pay tuition until your student has auditioned and received an online ensemble assignment.

To pay tuition, visit the BYSO Shop [link coming soon].

Other Costs

  • $36 Audition/Registration Fee: This is non-refundable fee for each audition (including advancement auditions), payable at the time of the audition. Students in Youth Symphony and Percussion Ensemble who do not need to audition pay a $36 registration fee.
  • Optional Costs: The costs of tickets and other variable and optional items such as concert videos are not covered by tuition fees.

Volunteer Requirement

We ask all BYSO families to fulfill at least four hours of volunteer service per musician per year. Many different simple tasks are available. We often also have office odd jobs and small projects that are perfect for students needing a few more Community Service hours. View volunteer tasks or sign up now.

Do You Need Help With Tuition?

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