Date and time
  • Sat 1 July 2017 / 10:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sun 2 July 2017 / 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Price Free
Venue Lower Castle Park, Colchester & Old Bus Station, Colchester

Essex Music Services presents a free two-day Youth Music Festival to celebrate music from across Essex, on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd July.

Day One: Saturday 1 July 2017     10am – 7pm

Lower Castle Park, Colchester

FREE ENTRY

No ticket required, but registration is essential: Click here to sign up.

Don’t forget to tweet and Facebook – #SoundsofEssex

Programme

Celebrating 60 years of Youth Orchestras and music from schools and colleges across Essex, Saturday starts at 10am with a Stomp-style performance world record. Click here to see the video, and start learning the routine!

Day Two: Sunday 2nd July 2017   2.30pm & 4pm

Old Bus Station, Queen Street, Colchester

PART OF COLCHESTER’S BIG SUNDAY

Programme

“Grown: A Grime Opera”

As part of Colchester’s #BigSunday, performers from across Essex come together for two performances of a newly-written Grime Opera. Featuring MC Eyez, Max Wheeler, young rappers and electronic artists, back by Essex Youth Orchestra and Essex Youth Gospel Choir.