Apply now for the 2017-18 school year.

The Music Institute Handbook and the Registration Form are available below.

Registration Form


The Music Institute Handbook


Please submit your completed Registration Form by mail (address below) or electronically by email to Dr. Sidney Yin, Associate Director of Conservatory Programs, at The non-refundable registration fee is $35. The registration fee may be mailed as a check (payable to SDYS) or hand-delivered to the SDYS office as cash or check:

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory
Attn: Dr. Sidney Yin – The Music Institute
1650 El Prado #207A
San Diego, CA 92101

Please note these important dates:
April 15: Registration opens for The Music Institute
July 26 @NOON: Application deadline for The Music Institute
July 31: Interview and Audition assignments available to families
August 5 & 6: Interviews and Auditions for The Music Institute
August 16: The Music Institute placement sent
September 1 @NOON: Tuition due for The Music Institute
September 30: The Music Institute classes begin

Questions or concerns? Please contact us:
Allison Boles, Education Manager, at or 858.459.3724 ext. 221
Dr. Sidney Yin, Associate Director of Conservatory Programs at or 619-233-3232 x150