The Essex Youth Symphonic Wind Orchestra provides great training for wind, brass and percussion players. Conducted by Charles Hine, EYSWO come together to rehearse with two courses a year, one at Easter and one at Christmas and either a course or a tour in the summer term.
Essex Youth Symphonic Wind Orchestra is an orchestra for advanced woodwind, brass and percussion players of Grade 5 and above. The orchestra play a wide range of styles and composers, and perform with the Essex Youth Brass Ensemble at various venues across Essex and go on tour biannually.
This orchestra runs courses in central locations of Essex during the main school holidays followed by concerts. The orchestra tours to Europe – destinations have included Amsterdam, Belgium, France & Budapest.
Players of grade 5 standard are selected by audition from Essex schools and colleges, and participate in a schedule of short non-residential courses and concerts.
Date: Christmas, Easter and Summer
Time: Rep day in the Christmas holidays, plus short non-residential courses at Easter and in the summer
Location: Usually Colchester Institute, Braintree Arts Theatre
You are more than welcome to apply to join this music group at any time of year, please click here
For more details, please contact:-
Jenni Thomson, Ensembles Co-ordinator, Telephone: 0333 0139362 | Mobile: 07786 125700|