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The Dr. Shirley Linzy Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas - Yunior Lopez, Founder & Music Director

The YAO Prep is a pilot music program for kids ages 7-12. The program is designed for beginning students who want to play the violin, viola, cello, or double bass. All students in the Las Vegas area are encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to underserved students who participate in free and/or reduced lunch programs in school, or who demonstrate need. Students will receive high quality instruction from the Young Artists Orchestra’s renowned music staff, and work in a weekly orchestral environment. Program space is limited to 60 participants. Space will be filled at a first-come-first-serve basis. Students who miss the cut off will be placed on a wait list.

Anticipated Start Date: December 2020 or January 2021
Weekly Rehearsal Day/Time: Tuesday’s from 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Cost: $40/month (4-5 classes/month)

*PLEASE NOTE: the YAO is currently awaiting grant results for this program. If awarded, this program will be sponsored under our tuition-free youth orchestra program.

Sign-Up Form
YAO Pilot Application
Students must be between the ages of 7-12 for the YAO Prep program. Students who are outside of this age group will be put on the waitlist until a spot becomes available.
Please choose the instrument the student wishes to learn or is currently playing.
Whether or not a student has a private teacher will not have any bearing on being accepted into the Pilot program.
(leave blank if not applicable)
Please list any names if applicable.