Membership Fees

  • Membership fees are: $475 per year for all members.

  • $25 discount applies to all families with one or more students. Those families with more than one member in the LYSO organization will receive a $25 discount for each additional member after one member is paid in full.

Payment options for the Italiano Orchestra:

Membership fees: $475 per year (or $250 if paying one semester at a time)

Option 1 – Pay full year’s fee of $475

Option 2 – Pay one semester’s fees of $250

Option 3 – Pay $100 and participate in fundraiser (see the Fundraisers page)

  • Amount Due: pay $100 on or by the first rehearsal

  • Pay the remainder of the semester's fees after fundraising profits have been deducted from remaining fees


  • Membership fees are nonrefundable except in the case of extreme illness with doctor’s excuse.   All membership fees need to be paid in full by end of the season.

  • This is an all-inclusive fee - there are no additional fees for the audition, folders, music, etc.

Checks should be made payable to: LYSO - NO CASH please 


Where the Money Goes:

The money is used to purchase equipment, music, to print programs, tickets and posters; to rent performance halls and rehearsal space; to pay salaries; to hire professional music coaches and teachers; and much, much more.