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BANDS and SONGWRITERS - come and join the world’s largest youth music festival in 2020.

Gloucestershire Music is looking for the best young bands and songwriters throughout Gloucestershire.  Here is your chance to perform as part of the world’s largest youth music festival, Music for Youth.

We're looking for local bands and songwriters to sign up to perform at the the Cheltenham Town Hall on Saturday 7th March.  Gm is hosting a whole day of music making featuring it's adult and youth music groups.  The day will be based on the theme of Superheroes and Villains.  Performances will be recorded and mentors from th eMusic Industry will be on hand to give feedback on your performance. 

Bands will be given (subject to availability) a 3 - 10 minute slot on one of the concerts and all be under the age of 21.  You can be part of a student or school led group as long as you have an adult to enter you and to complete our online survey. 

You will need an adult (18 or over) to enter for you, and your group must have minimum of two members.  Solo Artists are encouraged to join forces with fellow young musicians to present a duo or larger band.  

For more information, please email glosmusic@gloucestershire.gov.uk or give us a call on 01452 330300.


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