Llangrannog Residential Centre is part of the Urdd Association, a movement providing residential camps to young people. Their staff are fully qualified and will provide extra support to the music tutors from GM and the LEAP Ensemble.
Gloucestershire Music (LA Music Service) is reaching out the musicians (new and old) from across the County. With no less than 16 weekly music centres, groups, orchestras and adult ensembles there are opportunities for musicians of all ages and levels to play, progress and perform.
Come and listen to the great sound the concert band. Across the Pond will be performed by over 80 community musicians from the Gloucestershire Youth Wind Orchestra and Gloucestershire Symphonic Wind Orchestra.
On Friday 2nd June a concert was held at Cirencester Parish Church to celebrate the wonderful vocal talents of Gloucestershire’s young people and to highlight some of the opportunities available in our county for passionate singers.
On 4th and 5th March 2017, youth music groups of all types, sizes and genres came together to perform on the impressive stage at the Cheltenham, Town Hall. This two day event was one of many regional festivals that are held between February and April each year covering the whole of the UK.
Auditions are for entry into both the Junior Choir (upper voices age 9 – Year 9) and the Senior Choir (SATB, girls Year 10+ and boys with changed voices). The choirs meet twice a year, at Easter and in the summer, for 6 day residential courses.
On Saturday 10th June, young musicians from Gloucestershire Music (Local Authority Music Service) will help celebrate the BBC Music Day. Our BBC Ten Pieces day will be held at three locations in Stroud, Gloucester and the Forest of Dean.
Following the huge success of their first two events, the Cotswold Edge Brass Festival are delighted to announce their 2017 Festival - a fun, informal and inspiring weekend of activities for all ages, all brass instruments and all abilities.