Experience the power and pride! 
Join in the fun and make some seriously symphonic sounds with OAYO's Prelude Strings Ensemble.
Over the course of eight weeks, Prelude Strings - the introductory ensemble to OAYO, typically for grades 4 to 7 - will ignite the talents of young musicians from the entire region. Students will rehearse with top professionals to prepare an inspirational concert.

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Fall Prelude begins on October 3, 2021.
Scroll to the bottom of this page to see specific dates, times, and locations.

Register for Prelude online at https://oayoregistrations.ludus.com/12231

and follow the instructions below:

1: On the page that loads, you will see "Prelude Strings Fall 2021 Registration" and click "Register."
2: Please select your pricing tier. Tiered tuition is entirely voluntary (learn more here)
3: Please fill out the information with YOUR NAME and phone number.
4: Press "submit."
5: Fill out your child's name and instrument in the fields provided.
6. Complete all other fields and required agreements.
7: Press "submit."
8: On the page that loads, please hit "Checkout" at the top right-hand corner of the page under your total.

Welcome to Prelude Strings! An OAYO staff member will contact you once you complete registration!

Pick the rehearsal schedule that works for you:

FAll2021 Venue:

UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center

Sundays from
2 to 4 p.m.



October 3

October 10

October 17

October 24

October 31

November 7

November 14

Final dress rehearsal&concert 

November 21, 2021

Dress rehearsal at 2:30PM

Concert at 4:00PM

Joint concert with Youth Concert Strings and OAYO Chamber Music Ensembles