Those participating in the Detroit Community Ensembles are required to pay membership dues for the season. Costs are listed below.

• $200 for the full season (both community orchestra and community concert band)

• $80 for an individual concert cycle

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to those who wish to participate in the Detroit Community Ensembles and qualify. Click here to apply for financial aid for the 2019-2020 Detroit Community Ensemble Season.

Work-Study Opportunities

Work-study options are available for members to work towards any remaining balances after financial aid has been applied. Be sure to indicate on your Financial Aid application that you would like to participate in work-study.

If you have any questions related to dues, financial aid, or work-study opportunities, contact the DSO staff at