Welcome to the YSDP, where we strive to provide exceptional musical experiences while making every effort to keep our tuition affordable. At YSDP, we understand the financial commitments families face, and we are dedicated to maintaining one of the highest-quality orchestras in the greater Chicago area without compromising on the cost.

We take great pride in our ability to strike a balance between affordability and excellence. Our team is committed to curating outstanding musical programs that challenge and inspire our young musicians. Through careful financial planning, community support, above and beyond devotions of volunteers, and efficient resource management, we have been able to keep our tuition fees among the most competitive in the region while upholding the exceptional standard of our orchestras.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our programs, renowned faculty, performance opportunities, and the success stories of our talented students. If you have any questions or would like further information, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We are here to assist you in making an informed decision for your student’s musical journey.

Join YSDP today and discover the perfect harmony of exceptional quality and affordable tuition in the greater Chicago area.



Returning members and newly auditioned students: Thank you for participating in the audition process. Tuition payment is due immediately upon acceptance into the orchestra, or a minimum non-refundable $100 deposit is required in order to secure a seat. FULL TUITION is encouraged if financially able, or you can pay as outlined on the payment schedule below or email to request an alternate arrangement.