23 Jan 2019
27 Jan 2019
SEMESTER 1 STARTS
10 Feb 2019
12:30 - 3:00
Moreland City Band Hall
*We offer financial assistance for financially disadvantaged students, pending a successful audition. For more information on financial assistance, click here.
Is YoWo for me?
WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO APPLY FOR YOWO IF YOU ARE:
A girl/GNC teen in high school
Currently receiving instrumental lessons (or have previous musical experience)
Want to play in a band
AT YOWO YOU WILL:
Learn a range of contemporary styles, including pop, rock, soul, and funk.
Improve your instrumental skills
Have the opportunity to write your own songs and play them with a band
Play a gig
Meet other young musicians around your age from different schools
Be mentored by professional female musician every week!
ABOUT THE AUDITION/INTERVIEW:
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!
We will run through some basic musical skills including:
repeating clapped or sung phrases
reading chords (for chordal instruments) and melodies
knowledge of basic chords/scales
There will also be a short interview in which we ask you about your musical history, and why you want to join YoWo!