FAQ

 

How long is the program?

The program runs on a semesterly basis. Workshops take place every Sunday in East Brunswick. See our APPLY page for more details.

 

How many times can I do the program?

You can repeat the program as many times as you like.

 

How much does the program cost?

The program costs $660 for the semester.

 

Where do the workshops take place?

Workshops take place every Sunday at The Moreland City Band Hall 16-22 Cross Street in East Brunswick.

 

 

Do I have to own my own instrument?

Students are expected to provide their own instrument for the duration of the program, however amps, piano and drum kit will be provided. Drummers need to bring sticks and cymbals, bassists and guitarists need to bring leads.

 

I play an instrument that isn't usually used in pop/contemporary music, can I apply?

Yes! We encourage a diverse range of musicians to apply. We strive to incorporate a variety of styles into our repertoire.

 

What happens in the audition?

Applicants must prepare and perform 2 pieces of their own choice, preferably by memory. These can be of any style; just play something you like! There will also be a short interview in which we ask you about your musical history and test basic musical skills including:

  • repeating clapped or sung phrases

  • reading chords and melodies

  • knowledge of basic chords/scales

 

I play more than one instrument. What should I play in the audition?

We would like you to prepare two pieces on the instrument you would most like to play in the program, and prepare an additional piece on your second-favourite instrument. 

 

I want to spread the word about YoWo Music - do you have a poster I can put up in my school?

Yes! You can download our "APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW" poster here

 

When can we see the YoWo Music girls perform?

We have gigs at the end of every semester. See our GIGS page for more information.

 

My child loves music and works hard, but we can’t afford the program. Are there options for financial support?

A number of places are available for financially disadvantaged students, pending a successful audition. Our scholarship application form is available here

 

I can't seem to download the application form. What should I do?

Please email Lena at admin@yowomusic.com and we will email you the application form. 


If you have any further questions please email admin@yowomusic.com