Date and time
  • Wed 13 April 2022 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Price Free - no need to book
Venue Swinburne Hall, Colchester Institute, Sheepen Road, Colchester. CO3 3LL

Essex Youth Symphonic Wind Orchestra presents its free concert after a holiday music course.

The concert’s programme will be a mix of musical styles from classical pieces to film and popular music arrangements, including pieces by John Williams, Paul Hart, Vaughan Williams and Shostakovich. The Wind Orchestra is directed by its resident conductor, David Rowland.

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

COVID safe Concert experience protocol:

If you display any of the symptoms of COVID, please do not attend the concert.  We will not permit anyone presenting with COVID symptoms to enter the buildings.  Symptoms include:

  • a high temperature
  • a new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)
  • a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste – this means you’ve noticed you cannot smell or taste anything, or things smell or taste different to normal

Please note that the concert area is large and well ventilated.  Audience members are encouraged to wear masks and to take lateral flow tests before attending.