The Orchestra Company offers:
* Teacher Training
* Private Tuition for individuals or small groups on all orchestral instruments. Lessons are 30-45 minutes in length once a week. Theory Classes on a weekly basis. The length of the class depends on the grade level being studied.
* Hire of Instruments- some orchestral instruments can be hired from the Orchestra Company.
COST annual fee R1920
Offices in Johannesburg
Lessons for children from age of 9yrs, running in Soweto - scholarship program for talented young musicians for kids who are willing to work very hard. Operates in Meadowlands in Soweto
Mentorship School Programme - started in March 2006 as a music literacy initiative by the Youth Orchestra Company in Schools in the greater Johannesburg region. The Company has deployed 20 musicians into 15 schools around Johannesburg to give music lessons. Lessons offered in the schools include music literacy (reading and writing), music theory and instrument playing (recorders, woodwinds, brass and strings and percussion instruments). Currently the programme is making this opportunity possible to over 500 learners in Soweto, Sebokeng, Evaton, Thokoza, Daveyton, Alexandra and the Johannesburg CBD.
Orchestras and Ensembles...
* Chamber Winds and Strings (post matrics) -violin, cello, etc..
* Youth Orchestra (ages 14-18)
* Symphonic Wind Band (ages 12-18)
* Jazz Youth Orchestra (ages 16-26)
* Beginner Winds and Strings (ages 10-16)
* Beginner Brass (ages 14-20)