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.
YMS SUMMER MUSIC SCHOOL 2018 (January 8 – 19, 2018)
Registrations will open on September 4 – check in then to secure your place at the next exciting summer music adventure. There are new program, ideas and opportunities for young musicians of all ages and all levels of musical experience. See our new flyers below. If you would like to receive an email version or a brochure for you to distribute amongst your friends and colleagues, please contact the YMS office.
FREE SUNDAY AFTERNOON CONCERTS BY LAKE GINNINDERRA
NEXT CONCERT: September 17, 2:30 – 3:30PM
Sing Circle for primary-aged students – more information soon
These concerts are FREE – so bring the kids and the family along to share in some fine music performances by Canberra music teachers and their students.
Other dates for your diary:
September 17 – YMS choirs and friends
October 22 – Meriel Owen (Harp) and students
November 19 – TBA
December 9 – YMS Christmas, all YMS groups and friends
…and did I mention, IT’S FREE!
IMPORTANT: EMAIL ADDRESSES
The YMS is experiencing difficulties in communicating with people with gmail accounts.
If you have a gmail account and would like to stay in communication with the YMS office, please check your Junk Folders regularly, or provide the YMS office with an alternative email address. Our YMS team want to keep you and your family informed of our exciting developments via email and through our monthly newsletter, so we would appreciate your attention in this important matter.
YMS SUMMER MUSIC SCHOOL 2018
Applications Open September 4, 2017, follow the pull down menu for more information.
YMS WEEKLY PROGRAMS
VOICES OUT LOUD
Primary Choir (Grade K-6)
Tuesday 4:15 – 5:00pm, during school term time. Call the YMS Office to secure your place!
Term 3 starts Tuesday July 25
Conductor: Veronica Moore
Accompanist: Anthony Smith
Choir Manager: Kylie Waring
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 to register.
Term 3 starts Saturday, July 29
Conductor: Beth Way
Concert Band Manager: David Smith
YMS is now on FaceBook
Keep up to date with all the action at the Young Music Society by becoming a friend of FB here!
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 6251 8017 during office hours.
YMS Office Hours
Generally Tuesday – Thursdays 10am – 4pm
Please note that this is not a “drop-in” office and is not always attended during these hours. Please ring 6251 8017 to make an appointment so you won’t be disappointed.