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MI Scheme - applications open for new academic year 2020-21

Posted by Tanya Moore on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 in Funding


Young oboe players in CYO

Some instruments are classified as Minority or Endangered Species as the number of students learning them is usually much fewer than other instruments but they play an important role in ensembles and orchestras. As ... Continue reading →

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Expressions of Interest - Assistant Directors

Posted by Tanya Moore on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Ensembles

Directors of both the Cornwall Youth Orchestra and the Cornwall Youth Wind Orchestra are support by an Assistant Director, a member of the coaching team who has additional responsibilities for student welfare.


Individuals interested in undertaking this role should sent their expression of interest, outlining their relevant skills and experience, to by 12.00 ... Continue reading →

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Call for expressions of interest

Posted by Tanya Moore on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Ensembles

The Cornwall Music Education Hub manages the county level youth ensembles:

  • Cornwall Youth Orchestra
  • Cornwall Youth Wind Orchestra
  • Cornwall Youth Brass Ensemble
  • Cornwall Youth Jazz Orchestra
  • Sax is our Business

The Directorship contracts for these ensembles run an annual academic year basis and we are now calling for expressions of i ... Continue reading →

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CYWO open for auditions

Posted by Tanya Moore on Friday, July 3, 2020 in Ensembles

Are you interested in joining our wind orchesstra, if so you can register for an online audition for next academic year -


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Fully funded online summer school - 27th - 31st July

Posted by Tanya Moore on Friday, July 3, 2020 in Youth Workshops & Masterclasses

We are excited to confirmat that we have linked with Conductive Music to offer 50 fully funded places on their Musical Video Game virtual Summer School.  This offer is for young people aged 9-13 living in Cornwall.  Workshops will last 90 minutes each day during week of 27th July, starting at 11.00.  


To book, go to Continue reading →

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Calls for Expression of Interest - Music Therapy for St Columb Major CDC

Posted by Beth Harris on Monday, June 8, 2020
Tags: music, therapy, interest

Cornwall Council is seeking to contract organisations/individuals to provide Music Therapy sessions as specified in the requirements below.

Music therapy at the CDC has been very effective in supporting a range of children’s needs. For our children with Autism or social communication needs it has shown to encourage engagement, enjoyment and prolonged concentration with adult led activity ... Continue reading →

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County Choirs celebrate the NHS with 'Cornwall My Home' recording

Posted by Tanya Moore on Monday, April 27, 2020 in Concerts

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A new platform for young songwriters and musicians in Cornwall

Posted by Tanya Moore on Friday, April 17, 2020 in news
Tags: Record Label



A new record label is being launched to support young Cornish musicians during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Kevrenna Records (Kevrenna means to share in Corni ... Continue reading →

Cancellation of Hub events and ensemble rehearsals

Posted by Tanya Moore on Monday, March 16, 2020 in Event

Unfortunately, due to the Cornonavirus, all Hub concerts and ensemble rehearsals for this month and April have been cancelled. 

We are hoping to reschedule as many events as possible but in the meantime please contact the booking office for refunds on tickets (Wadebridge and Penzance tickets have already been refunded)

The Really Big, Big, Gig

Posted by Tanya Moore on Thursday, March 5, 2020 in Concerts


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