Dripping Springs Youth Orchestras
Spring 2020 Rehearsal Sessions - SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Sessions will be conducted at The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit located at 301 Hays
County Acres Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620. This is just south of Highway 290 near the
Rehearsal sessions will be conducted on Wednesday evening. The rooms will be open at
4:45 PM. Students from Crescendo and Concertante should be in their seats and ready to
begin at 5:00 PM. The period from 6:00 to 6:10 PM is for the first two groups to pack up
and the next two groups to unpack and get ready. Allegretto and Sinfonietta students
should be in their seats and ready to begin at 6:10 PM.
If you have a child that wishes to audition, contact AAoCT President by clicking HERE.
Auditions are for 3rd grade thru 12th grade students. Younger students may be considered
based on note reading and skill level.
AAoCT is working to establish a scholarship program. The qualification for a scholarship is
that the child must be eligible for free or reduced-price lunch under the US Department of
Agriculture - Food and Nutrition Service income guidelines. If you wish to apply for a
scholarship please contact AAoCT President by clicking HERE.
Fall 2020 Rehearsal Sessions
The suggestion donation for the fall semester participation is $175 per student or $275 per
family. Parents have the option to either commit to raising a certain amount of money via
fundraising, or to skip the fundraising and pay an opt-out fee of $175 per student or $275
per family. Registration and suggested donation for the Fall 2020 semester should be
completed by April 29, 2020.
Two Week Intensive for Beginning
The Arts Alliance of Central Texas hosted the first ever intensive string camp for beginning
students in Dripping Springs! The class was led by master teacher, Jan Davis, and took
place August 5th through August 16th. Registration for the camp was $200. AAoCT
Dripping Springs Youth Orchestras plan to hold an intensive camp each summer for
beginning strings students. For Summer 2020 the plan is to hold camp in early June.