Join Our Conservatory

The Missouri Symphony Conservatory is central Missouri’s largest independent music education program for kids. With three different ensembles and chamber orchestras, there is something for the music-lover in every child!

 

Missouri Symphony Conservatory believes school music programs enhance the cultural well-being of our community and its young musicians; and we encourage and recommend all Conservatory students to participate in their school music program when available.

Registration

Missouri Symphony Conservatory believes school music programs enhance the cultural well-being of our community and its young musicians; and we encourage and recommend all Conservatory students to participate in their school music program when available.

Auditions
The Conservatory offers 3 different orchestra ensembles students may audition for. To audition, students are to prepare a short solo, two scales of their choice, and may be asked to sight read. Music does not have to be memorized.
  • Auditions for the Fall 2019 Semester will be held August 17, 2019 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
  • Auditions for the Spring 2020 Semester will be held January 4, 2020 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm.
  • All auditions will be held at the Broadway Christian Church Music Center.
Only new Conservatory students are required to audition for an orchestra. 
Tuitions

The Conservatory orchestra ensemble tuitions are as follows:

  • Overture Strings – $425
  • Junior Sinfonia – $475
  • Young Artists Philharmonic (YAP) – $525
For more information on these ensembles, please visit our Ensembles page here.

This Missouri Symphony Conservatory offers scholarships to students on the basis of need. A scholarship is in the form of a tuition credit and may cover up to 50%  of the annual tuition.

To schedule an audition,  inquire about tuition, or apply for a scholarship, please contact Sarah Williams directly at conservatorycoordinator@themosy.org or by calling 573.875.0600.