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Calendar of Events

Ottawa Youth Orchestra Academy - Calendar of Events

2017 — 2018

June   No scheduled activities
July 10-21 OYOA Summer Music Camp
August   No scheduled activities
September 3 Registration cut-off date before Audition Weekend
  8-9 All placement auditions
  14 Registrations re-open
  16 Ottawa Youth Orchestra (OYO) and Ottawa Junior Youth Orchestra (OJYO) only - first day of rehearsal at the Ottawa Technical Secondary School, 485 Donald St., Ottawa 10:00 to 1:00
  22-24 OYO/OJYO Retreat Weekend
Friday 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Saturday 9:15 am to 9:45 am (Mandatory meeting for OYO/OJYO musicians and parents/guardians)
Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  23 All other groups - first day of classes
Parent Orientation
  30 Regular classes
OYO/OJYO Retreat 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
October 7 Thanksgiving Weekend - no classes
  14 Regular classes
Annual General Meeting (room 130, 10:10 am)
  21, 28 Regular classes
November 4, 11, 18 Regular classes
  24 OYO Rehearsal at St. Brigid's, 6:30 to 9:30 pm
  25 Regular classes
OYO rehearsal at St. Brigid's
  26 OYO Concert at St. Brigid's, 2:30 pm
OYO warm up 1 pm
December 2, 9 Regular classes
  10 Mini Concert 10:30 to 12:00 / OYOA Family Concert 1:00 to 4:00 / Silent Auction
January 13, 20, 27 Regular classes
February 3, 10 Regular classes
  15 OYO Rehearsal at OTSS, 6:30 to 9:30 pm
  17 Family Day Weekend - no classes
  23 OYO Rehearsal - location TBD, 6:30 to 9:30 pm
  24 Regular classes
OYO rehearsal - location TBD
  25 OYO concert - location TBD, 2:30 pm
OYO warm up 1 pm
March 3 Regular classes
OJYO rehearsal at St. Brigid’s (10 - 12:30 & 1:30 - 4 pm)
  4 OJYO Concert at St. Brigid’s, 2:30 pm
OJYO warm up 1 pm
  10 Regular classes
  17 March Break - no classes
  24 Regular classes
  31 Easter Weekend - no classes
April 7, 14 Regular classes
  20 OYO Rehearsal at St. Brigid’s
  21 Regular classes
OYO rehearsal at St. Brigid’s
  22 OYO concert at St. Brigid’s, 2:30 pm
OYO warm up 1 pm
  28 Regular classes
May 5 Last day of regular classes
  6 Mini Concert 10:30 to 12:00 / OYOA Family Concert 1:00 to 4:00
  15 OYO Rehearsal at NAC (evening?) with NACO, Alexander Shelley conducting
  25 OYO Rehearsal at NAC (evening?) with NACO, Alexander Shelley conducting
  26 OYO Rehearsal at NAC with NACO, 10 - 12:00
OYO Concerts at NAC with NACO, 1:30 and 3:30
June   No scheduled activities