Support MusicWorks

If you love music and working with children, please consider becoming a volunteer for CKYO’s newest, youngest orchestra!

We are seeking volunteers to teach and mentor our young musicians during the 2015-2016 school year. We will be making music together every Monday through Friday from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Once you submit the form below, we will contact you directly about joining our team of dedicated volunteers.


Email Address


What is your voluneer availability?

How would you like to get involved?

Describe any relevant experience.

MusicWorks gratefully thanks the following supporters:

(as of September 1, 2016)

Founding Partners:
  • Jim Clark and Don Granger
  • Louise Shouse
Program Sponsor: $10,000+
      • National Endowment for the Arts
Allegro Sponsor: $5,000-$9,999
        • Junior League of Lexington
        • West Sixth Brewing
Sponsor: $1,000-$2,499
        • Bob Stadelman
        • Margaret Stadelman
        • Kentucky Arts Council
        • IBM Corporation
        • The D’Addario Foundation
Arts Sponsor: $2,500-$4,999
        • Dr. Tim Gregg
        • Keeneland Association
        • LG&E and KU Foundation
        • Partners for Youth
Friend: $500-$999
        • Ron and Carol Hustedde
        • LFUCG Urban County Council
        • North Limestone Neighborhood Association
        • LexArts Bourbon Barrel Auction
Supporter: up to $499
      • Jim Adams
      • Eunice and Anthany Beatty
      • Daniel Chetal
      • Carolyn Graybeal and Gregory Chetel
      • Cheryl Conrad
      • Elaine Cook
      • Stephanie & Britton Farrar
      • Phyllis Hasbrouck
      • Federated Music Clubs of Kentucky
      • Ben and Cyndee Hawkins
      • Molliee K. Heron
      • Barry and Barbara Hockenberry
      • Rachel Hockenberry
      • Kate Hockenberry
      • Esther Hurlburt
      • Laura Jekel
      • Rachel Jones
      • Allison Kaiser
      • Marty & Katherine Marchaterre
      • Susan and Paul Menard
      • Bret & Meredith Nathanial
      • Marsha Long Pendley
      • Emily Pollock
      • Robin Rahija
      • Reed Ruchman
      • Cathy Scaife
      • Isaac Selya
      • Robert & Karen Shaw
      • Laura Steidle
      • Griffin VanMeter
      • Kotone Young
      • Richard Young
      • In-Kind Services
      • Bullhorn Creative
      • Old Town Violins
      • LexTran
      • STEAM Academy
      • Cathedral of Christ the King
      • Lexington Art League


We would like to thank the individuals and institutions whose generous donations have contributed to our success!




All Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras programs are made
possible in part through the generous support of LexArts.
In 2019-2020, CKYO will receive a total of $30,000 in unrestricted support.


The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency,
supports the Central Kentucky youth Orchestras with state tax dollars and
federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.