Tuition Schedules 


DYS Membership Tuition Schedule

For rehearsal and participation in the December, March, and May concerts:

$200* / $230** per musician for String Orchestra or Flute Choir

$220* / $250** per musician for Concert Orchestra or Symphony Orchestra

$335 per musician playing with two ensembles per musician (For example: Flute Choir & Symphony Orchestra)

$560 family maximum per concert season (For families with 3 or more children.)

*Discounted rate for tuition prior to August 1st (musicians who audition in May) or within 2 weeks of acceptance (musicians who audition at a later date.)

**Full rate for tuition paid after these dates.

The following pro-rated dues are applied when a musician does not play a full season, i.e. all 3 concerts

Member performing in two concerts:

$160 per ensemble per musician 

$280 per musician with 2 ensembles

Member performing in one concert:

$100 per ensemble per musician

$200 per musician with 2 ensembles

Significant efforts are made to assure that Dearborn Youth Symphony membership is affordable for all musicians.

Tuition is established by the DYS Board and reviewed on an annual basis.

DYS offers a discounted tuition rate for members who pay in full by August 1st prior to the concert season.

Pro-rated tuition is available for musicians that join mid-year.

For questions regarding tuition, Please send an email to: