Da Capo offers intermediate woodwind & brass players an ensemble enrichment opportunity in a fun & encouraging environment. Sessions are 7 weeks long and meet in the fall and spring. During each session, musicians will prepare concert repertoire specific to winds and brass. Da Capo is intended for students in grades 6–9 who have at least 1 year of experience on their instrument. They should be able to play in keys with up to 2 sharps or 2 flats, and be comfortable reading rhythms that include sixteenth notes, eighth notes, quarter notes, half notes, whole notes and their equivalent rests, including dotted rhythms. No audition is required for participation, simply register using the link below.

General Information

Conductor: Ed Owens
Manager: Art DeQuasie
Rehearsals: Sundays, 4:00pm–5:15pm at Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College

Spring 2023 Rehearsal Schedule: February 19 (no rehearsal Feb 26), March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 2

Concert: Saturday, April 8, Time TBD (Dress Rehearsal immediately prior to concert)

Attendance: One absence is allowed during each Da Capo session.

Tuition: $160/session


Register here for Spring 2023 Da Capo

Contact Art DeQuasie at art@vyo.org for any questions or to request a Financial Aid application.