Date and time
  • Sun 4 September 2022 / 9:30am - 4:30pm
Price Free
Venue Chelmsford County High School for Girls, Chelmsford CM1 1RW

Become a member of the Essex Youth Orchestra

Young orchestral musicians of Grade 7 and above are invited to audition for the EYO.

Auditions are being held on Sunday 4 September at Chelmsford County High School

Tony Hougham, Principal Bass for the Royal Opera House, will lead a workshop where young musicians will learn how to prepare and present for auditions.

At the end of the day, players will perform to the audition panel with the aim of gaining a place in the prestigious youth orchestra.

Beverley Heard, Ensembles Officer, said: “It is a great opportunity for any young musician to learn how to audition well, in any situation, whether that is for an orchestra audition or for entry to a Music Conservatoire.”

For further information on joining our Essex Youth Orchestra, Essex Young People’s Orchestra or any of our instrumental and also vocal music groups, please telephone Beverley Heard – 07786 125 703 or  0333 013 9361  or email

To apply for an audition click Book Now below