Toronto Youth Chinese Orchestra (TYCO)

This is a training ensemble for youths 16 years and under with a basic knowledge of a Chinese instrument or cello/double bass/ percussion. TYCO members will be coached by TCO musicians, have the opportunity to explore and perform traditional and contemporary ensemble repertoire, learn teamwork, and musicianship (sight reading, rhythm, and ensemble playing) through fun activities.

Are you interested in joining the TYCO?


  • Audition: CAD$10.00
  • Tuition (year-round): $320.00
  • Early-bird tuition (10% off, sign up before 6 September 2019): $288.00
  • Rehearsal Time: Friday nights 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
  • Rehearsal Location: CICS (Center for Immigrant and Community Services), 2330 Midland Ave, Scarborough, ON M1S 5G5