News and events

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    Secondary Music Teachers Inset Day 2017

    Lisa Mayo and Omar Khokher are delighted to invite all Heads of Music, Music Teachers and Music Trainee Teachers to our second music networking inset day. 

    • 16.10.2017
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    Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year 2018

    Entries have just opened for the Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year 2018 contest, which offers a £500 cash prize and performance platform at the Cheltenham Music Festival, the Carducci Festival, as well as concerto concerts with the Gloucestershire Symphony Orchestra and Gloucestershire Youth Orchestra.

    • 13.10.2017
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    Gloucestershire Youth Choir prepares for a L'Estrange Christmas!

    Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November 2017
    From 10:00 -16:00
    St. Peter's High School, Stroud Road, Gloucester. GL4 0DD

    • 11.10.2017
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    Calling all young musicians!

    Be part of the BBC Ten Pieces on Saturday 4th November. 

    The BBC is coming to Gloucestershire to inspire young musicians.  The BBC Ten Pieces is a national project to promote classical music to young people.

    • 11.10.2017
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    The world's largest youth music festival comes to Cheltenham in 2018

    Gloucestershire Music is proud to announce that the world's largest youth music festival is making it’s way back to Cheltenham in 2018.  

    • 11.10.2017
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    Llangrannog Music Residential Course

    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. 

     

    • 25.08.2017
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    Work with the world’s No.1 brass band

    Gloucestershire Music is inviting advanced youth brass and percussion players (grade 5+) to join the famous Cory Band for an open workshop and performance.

    • 25.08.2017
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    County Music Service Opens its doors!

    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.

    • 25.08.2017
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    Our Big String Day

    Gloucestershire Music will be holding a BIG STRINGS DAY for players of all ages and abilities. 

    • 25.08.2017
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    Our Big Wind Band Day, the army invades….

    Come and join our adult and youth bands as they work alongside the Band & Bugles of the Rifles Regiment.  If you are above grade 3 (youth or adult) then you will be able to join us for the day.

    • 25.08.2017
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    Auditions open for NYJO Academy Big Band

    The NYJO Academy is very pleased to announce that it is holding auditions for NYJO Academy Big Band in September 2017.

    • 28.07.2017
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    Drum Kit Day at Wells Cathedral School – Sunday 24th September 2017

    This is a fantastic opportunity for all kit players to enjoy an inspirational day in the new state-of-the-art concert venue, Cedars Hall.

    • 27.06.2017
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    French Horn Day at Wells - Sunday 12 November 2017

    Enjoy a fabulous day of horn playing at Wells Cathedral School with specialist horn tutor Simon de Souza and two of his most successful former students.

    • 27.06.2017
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    National Youth Jazz Collective’s 10th Birthday Festival

    If you have students aged 8 – 18 interested in jazz and improvisation the NYJC would like to invite them to a special event they’re holding on 12th August 2017 in Kings Place, London.

     

    • 27.06.2017
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    Colwell Arts Jazz Ensemble perform at Gupshill Manor

    Come and listen to the great sound of a full big band with the Colwell Arts jazz Ensemble  Led by Richard Fitton - Perkins the band will perform a programme of music from this years repertoire.

    • 16.06.2017
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    Across the Pond Music from the UK to the USA

    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.

    • 16.06.2017
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    Gloucestershire Youth Orchestra concert

    Gloucestershire Youth Orchestra perform at Holy Trinity Church, Stroud onThursday 6th July from 7:30pm (doors open 7pm)

    • 16.06.2017
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    Celebration of Youth Choirs in Gloucestershire

    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.

    • 06.06.2017
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    Music for Youth Regional Festival March 2017

    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. 

     

    • 06.06.2017
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    Lakeside Concert Band welcome Keith Allen

    On 30th March the Lakeside Concert Band were joined by Keith Allen – a welcome change from the ordinary!

    • 06.06.2017

Llangrannog Music Residential Course

GM’s new four-day music residential course
Residential Music Course open to all young musicians in Gloucestershire (grade 3 and above)

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