- A dedicated and enthusiastic team of teachers and administrative staff
- A lifetime of musical and personal memories
- Sectional rehearsals with professional musicians
- Access to masterclasses and select special events
- Two performances within the season (TBD)
- Financial aid scholarships are available for qualified students*
*Students enrolled in Cape Conservatory private music lessons receive free tuition to the CYO Program!
Cape Youth Orchestra Faculty:
Accepting new members for the 2020/21 season! Download the audition details.
Season: Mid-September through Mid-May
Rehearsals: The first virtual rehearsal begins on Sept. 12th, with subsequent virtual rehearsals every Saturday from 11 AM - 1:30 PM. No rehearsals during school vacations or holiday weekends.
Accepting new members for all ensembles in the Cape Youth Orchestra program! New students should submit a video audition as soon as possible. Download audition requirements and video guidelines here.
Current members of the program are welcomed back without an audition.
(Cape Youth Orchestra Conductor)
CYO Music Director & Conductor
Florida State University & Boston University
With degrees in composition and clarinet performance
Mark Miller has spent thirty years on the conducting staff of the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras, where he currently conducts the Repertory Orchestra. He conducts and coaches orchestras at Boston University and Harvard. He has led many concerts by the various BYSO orchestras, has conducted at all-state and district festivals, and has worked with other colleges, community and youth orchestras. Long-time principal clarinetist of the Cape Symphony, he has also performed with the Plymouth Philharmonic, Simon Sinfonietta, and the New Bedford Symphony. He also teaches clarinet privately, primarily in Foxborough’s nationally-acclaimed music program. He attended Florida State University and Boston University, and holds degrees in composition and clarinet performance.