Centre Partially Re-Opened

Colwell Arts Centre has now partially re-opened for new instrument hires, and existing hirers to return or exchange instruments. We are operating an appointment-based system so please contact glosmusic@gloucestershire.gov.uk with any enquiries or to book your appointment.

 

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Please note that all rehearsals and concerts have been cancelled until further notice, keeping in line with the Government's direction on COVID-19.

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About Gloucestershire Symphonic Wind Band

Gloucestershire Symphonic Wind Orchestra is aimed at advanced wind, brass and percussion players.  it provides an opportunity to tackle advanced repertoire and perform at a high level.

The orchestra has a well stocked library and plays a wide variety of music, including original 20th century wind band scores through to arrangements of popular and classical music.   

The orchestra gives four or five public performances a year in concert halls, churches and outdoor venues. Auditions are required.  These are achieved within two full rehearsals to ensure members rehearse and perform to a required level.  As a guide, a minimum Associated Board Grade 7 equivalent, or above, is required.

Rehearsals take place at Colwell Arts Centre, 7pm-9pm on Monday evenings, term time only. Please see the calendar for further rehearsal information.

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