The Young Music Society Inc. is a non-profit, self-funded, community-based organisation whose aim is to provide access, education, artistry, inclusion, excellence and enjoyment to the young people of Canberra through quality music-based arts projects, events and activities.
THE GUNGAHLIN CHILDREN’S CHOIR
Under the direction of professional musician and teacher, Veronica Moore, the Gungahlin Children’ Choir starts on March 7 at the Gungahlin Uniting Church, 108 The Valley Avenue, Gungahlin. Rehearsals will be weekly during ACT school term-time on Wednesdays from 4:15 – 5:15pm. Register your interest and book your place now by calling 6258 0200…. or simply turn up at a rehearsal. Affordable fees of $70 per term per child apply (plus the annual YMS family membership fee of $30). Parents are invited to observe rehearsals. Call 6258 0200 for more information.
NEW PROGRAMS FOR 2018
IMAGINE Music Theatre
Directed by Judith Clingan AM
A fun holiday program for Canberra’s young people that will aid the development of music and theatre skills, and culminate in a performance of an exciting work designed specifically for the age group. COST: $340 first child $320 second and further children, plus $30 YMS annual family membership
April 16 – 20, 2018 for children 6 – 10 years (The Tapestry Cats) Orana School, Drama Room, Weston
Book your places as applications are now open. For more information and registration please email the YMS office firstname.lastname@example.org
YMS WEEKLY PROGRAMS
BELCONNEN CHILDRENS CHOIR
Primary Choir (Years K-6)
Tuesday 4:15 – 5:15pm, during school term time. Call the YMS Office on 6258 0200 to secure your place! Affordable fees apply.
Conductor: Veronica Moore
Accompanist: Anthony Smith
Choir Manager: Kylie Waring
Term I starts on February 13, 2018
YMS CONCERT BAND
The YMS Concert Band rehearses 9:00am – 12 noon at Merici College during school term time. New enrollments always welcome -just turn up for your first free session or call the YMS office on 6258 0200 to register.
Conductor: Beth Way
Concert Band Manager: David Smith
Term I starts on February 10, 2018
YMS INSTRUMENT HIRE LIBRARY – A wide range of instruments are currently available for hire from the YMS. Register your requirements now via email – email@example.com or call 6258 0200
YMS Office hours 10am – 4pm Tuesday – Thursday, book to make an appointment
YMS is now on FaceBook
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Our e-Path is operational. Please click on the icon below to make easy payments.
You can also make payments by:
- Direct debit at: St George Bank BSB 112-908 a/c 040035697
- Credit Card: at the YMS office or by calling YMS on 6258 0200 during office hours.
The Young Music Society Office has moved!
Our new offices are at the Flynn Community Hub, 21 Bingle Street, Flynn, ACT.
Office hours typically are 10am – 4pm, Tuesday – Thursday.
Please note that this is not a “drop-in” office, so contact the office on 6258 0200 to make an appointment to ensure that our part-time staff are there to assist you.