Tuition and Fees

Tuition for our choirs is  based upon an entire year of enrollment for which choristers receive up to 80 hours of high-caliber music instruction.  Tuition may be paid in full, or in monthly installments.  Unless other arrangements are requested, tuition must be paid in full by December 1.

Tuition for our Neighborhood Training Choir and Summer Singers Day Camp programs are due in full prior to the start of the session.

Tuition Assistance available to those with demonstrated need.  If assistance is needed, please do not hesitate to send an email to info@pittsburghyouthchorus.org requesting a Tuition Assistance application.  Shortly after receipt of your completed application and all required materials, your request will be processed.  Please note that tuition assistance is not guaranteed and must be applied for each year.

ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE - $50

$50  - This fee is applied to the first child per family enrolled in Troubadour, Talisman, Bel Canto Singers and PYC @ Grove City College.

PROGRAM REGISTRATION FEE - $25

$25 - New students enrolling in our Summer Music Day Camp and Neighborhood Training Choir programs are charged a registration fee of $25.  The maximum registration fee per academic year for any family is $50.

TROUBADOUR CHOIR TUITION - $675 / YEAR

Tuition for the Troubadour choir is $675 for the year.  Tuition may be paid in full or in multiple payments.  All tuition must be paid in full by December 1.

TALISMAN CHOIR TUITION - $1375 / YEAR

Tuition for the Talisman choir is $1375 for the year.  This tuition includes the required Choral Arts Music Program (CAMP) held in the summer as well as weekly rehearsals from September through May.  Tuition may be paid in full or in multiple payments.  All tuition must be paid in full by December 1.

 

BEL CANTO SINGERS - $1450 / YEAR

Tuition for the Bel Canto Singers is $1450 for the year.  This tuition includes the required Choral Arts Music Program (CAMP) held in the summer as well as weekly rehearsals from September through May.  Tuition may be paid in full or in multiple payments.  All tuition must be paid in full by December 1.

FAMILY AD COMMITMENT - $100 / YEAR

A $100 Family Ad Commitment is required of each family who has a chorister enrolled in one of PYC's core choirs - Troubadours, Talisman and Bel Canto Singers.  

Pittsburgh Youth Chorus  develops a Program Book each year. In order to produce the book, ad sales are a required part of the PYC program. Some families choose to pay the minimum $100 commitment themselves.   These families will be listed as sponsors in the program book. 

Others choose to sell ads to local businesses to support the Program Book.  A Family Ad Commitment Form is distributed to all choristers during the first week of rehearsals. 

NEIGHBORHOOD TRAINING CHOIR - $175 PER SESSION

Tuition for each 12-week session of the Neighborhood Training Choir program is $150.  A $25 program registration fee is applied to the first session of any academic year.

PYC @ GCC SATELLITE - $550 / YEAR
Tuition for the new satellite program at Grove City College is $550 per year. Tuition may be paid in full or in multiple payments. All tuition must be paid in full by December 1.