Sydney Youth Orchestras (SYO)

Online Orchestral Music (1600-1900) with SYO

Join us from anywhere in the world and journey through music of the 17th, 18th and 19th century. No need to audition. No need to be an SYO Member.


Event Details



Event Starts

Feb 24, 2024 09:00

Event Ends

Nov 23, 2024 10:00

SYO’s Digital Programs are open to all.

Explore the inner workings of 400 years of Orchestral Music with some of Sydney’s most experienced music educators with weekly programs delivered live, online, and accessible from anywhere in the world.

No need to audition.

No need to be an SYO Member.

The Online Orchestral Music (1600-1900) course takes you on a journey through music of the 17th, 18th and 19th century. 

Suited to all musicians aged 14-19 (Years 9-12), this course focuses on:

  • Score analysis

  • Rhythmic and melodic dictation

  • Sight-singing

  • Key paradigms of the period

  • Works of Bach, Beethoven and Brahms

  • Emergence of the symphonic form

A perfect preparation or extension course for those intending to, or who are currently studying International Baccalaureate (IB) Music, HSC Music 2* and/or Music Extension.

*Music (1600-1900) is a mandatory topic of HSC study for Year 11 Music 2.

Classes run weekly on Saturdays from 9:00-10:00am during NSW School Term periods. There are 6 sessions per school term. 

The first session of Term 1 commences on Saturday 24 Feb.

Late enrolments will be considered.

The Online Orchestral Music (1600-1900) program takes place online via SYOnline and can be accessed from anywhere in the world.

External Musicians:   $490
Regional Musicians:  $405
SYO Musicians:         $385


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