YCO is an ideal opportunity for musicians to learn new tunes, experience playing with others, improve your sight reading skills, increase your aural awareness and most importantly enjoy making music together.
YCO is aimed at adult players, Grade 5 or above, with the minimum age of 15.
We have vacancies for the following instruments:
If you would like to inquire about other instruments please use the form below.
The orchestra fee is £80 per 10 sessions payable in advance.
No audition but prior booking is essential.
Places are limited, so contact us today to check the availability.
use our contact form
or phone 07546 459 409
Iveta Hlavenkova has been teaching the violin and leading various music ensembles for many years, originally from Prague in the Czech Republic where she studied music and has settled in Leeds at the Yorkshire College of Music and Drama and the Leeds Violin School for the past 4 years.
Iveta Hlavenkova is an experienced violinist and accomplished violin teacher with 100% student pass rate at ABRSM exams.
Since 2012, Iveta Hlavenkova has been leading and conducting Leeds Folk Fiddle Group. Leeds Folk Fiddle Group has been very successful and on demand both from learners and players of various folk instruments as well as the audiences and members of the general public. LFFG plays at charity events, local folk clubs, concerts and festivals.
Iveta Hlavenkova is also a leader of the Junior Violin Group meeting at YCMD on Thursdays. Junior Violin Group is a folk & classical ensemble for junior players of Grade 1 and 2 standard.