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    World Premiere for Cheltenham Remembers Concert

    Advanced adult musicians and singers invited to help at WWI commemorative concert.

    • 17.09.2018
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    GM OPEN WEEK. Monday 1st - Saturday 6th October 2018.

    Love music?
    Play an instrument or want to learn?
    Gloucestershire Music is opening their doors to you.

    • 15.09.2018
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    Join one of our many ensembles this week as we start back to a new year of events, music tours, festivals and workshops.

    • 10.09.2018
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    100 VOICES - on the hunt for the best young singers.

    So you sing?  You want to represent your county? You want to work with the best in the music business?

    • 24.08.2018
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    Get involved in Gloucestershire’s largest and award winning music education service.

    The summer holidays are drawing to a close and over 500 musicians will soon be returning to Gloucestershire Music for another year of exciting events, festivals and concerts. With no less than 15 groups on offer there is something for everyone

    • 20.08.2018
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    Pupils enjoy end of term whole class concerts

    As the term draws to a close we catch up with some of our tutors and their amazing pupils in their end of term concerts.

    • 16.07.2018
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    CALLING YOUNG MUSICIANS - Represent your county in music

    Gloucestershire’s county music groups are now recruiting new instrumentalists and singers for their new season of events, festivals and concerts.

    • 11.07.2018
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    Ever wanted to learn a musical instrument? Now’s your chance.

    Gloucestershire Music, the county’s music service, is opening its doors in August for anyone wanting to learn a musical instrument.

    • 11.07.2018
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    Harp recitals captivate Cheltenham primary students

    During the last week of May over 500 children from schools in Cheltenham were treated to some truly inspiring recitals by harpist Natasha Gale.

    • 05.06.2018
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    BBC Young Jazz Musician 2018

    A unique opportunity for jazz singers and instrumentalists aged 21 and under to showcase their talent.

    • 01.05.2018
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    Musical Director vacancy for the Royal Forest of Dean Orchestra

    The Royal Forest of Dean Orchestra is looking for a new Musical Director from September 2018.

    • 19.04.2018
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    GM joins NYOGB
    GM is delighted to promote two great events for young musicians and teachers led by one of our national partners, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Many of GM’s young musicians have already benefited from the NYO’s Inspire programme. If you are a young musician grade 6+ then read on………

    • 02.03.2018
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    Weekend rehearsals cancelled.

    Snow & weather update.

    The Colwell Arts Centre will be closed today, Friday 2nd March.
    Our music centres and groups have been cancelled on Saturday 3rd March.
    We hope to be back to business as usual on Monday.
    Stay safe and warm.
    • 02.03.2018
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    Katie Jenner - where are they now?

    Katie Jenner (Clarinettist) from Wotton Under Edge is one of 5 finalists that will be appearing in the Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year final on Tuesday 6th March.

    Final out more about Katie, her success, musical passions and experiences since leaving Gloucestershire Music.

    • 01.03.2018
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    Finals of GYM Tuesday 6th March 7pm

    Don't forget that this year's final of the Gloucestershire Young musician are just around the corner - Tuesday 6th March at the Pittville Pump Room.  


    • 01.03.2018

    Snow Report - tonight’s rehearsals cancelled

    We are unable to guarantee our venues for this evening will be open or indeed that enough staff will be on hand to take rehearsals.  We are therefore regrettably having to cancel this evening’s rehearsals for the following groups.

    Click on link above for more updates and details


    • 01.03.2018
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    2 Soloists, 6 bands, 2 nights

    Gloucestershire Music presents two nights of great music from no less than six of its youth and adult music groups.

    • 25.01.2018

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