Capital Cadet Band
The Capital Cadet Band is an honor band that performs challenging literature for young musicians. It is an ensemble comprised of advanced young musicians from schools across Central Ohio.
Under the direction of Susan O'Rourke, the mission of the Capital Cadet Band is to encourage the technical and musical development of young woodwind, brass, and percussion players in Central Ohio. Membership is open to middle school students in Central Ohio who participate in their school band program. The ensemble is designed to enrich and enhance students’ musical abilities.
Students should make a video and include the following elements:
Registration & Video Submission
Cadet Band Registration FeeThere is an annual fee of $285 to participate in the CYSB. This fee includes the Personal Protective Equipment that will be required when rehearsing and performing on Capital’s campus.
No student will ever be denied the opportunity to participate in the CYSB because of financial need. Tuition assistance is available through Capital if the registration fee is cost prohibitive for families.
Please feel free to email director Susan O'Rourke if you have questions.