CAMBRIDGESHIRE COUNTY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Challenging and engaging orchestral experience for classical instrumentalists

CCYO has been delighting audiences for many years at events ranging from informal showcases to public performances in prestigious local venues including West Road Concert Hall and the Cambridge Corn Exchange. In recent years, the orchestra has enjoyed working with international soloists and conductors as well as tutors drawn from national orchestras, Cambridgeshire Music and the local teaching network.

If you are a classical musician of Grade 6 level and above, this is the orchestra to aspire to. Students who are working towards Grade 6 may be accepted into the orchestra on the recommendation of their tutor.

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This year's repertoire will include:

Autumn Term
A Traditional Christmas
Join CCYO for a traditional Christmas Concert at the Cambridge Corn Exchange. This year, the orchestra will be joined by a specially invited choir to perform music by John Rutter and other festive favourites. The perfect way to start the Christmas holidays!

Spring & Summer Terms
A Celebration
A celebration of the music from the beautiful Scandinavian countries of northern Europe. CCYO will rehearse and perform music by Hugo Alfvén (Sweden), Jean Sibelius (Finland) and Carl August Nielsen (Denmark).

Conductor: Matthew Gunn
Orchestra Manager: Anne Atkinson

2021/2022 Dates

Autumn Term

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th December 2021 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Rehearsals

Concert Day: Monday 20th December 2021

Venue
The Old Histon & Impington Infant School, New School Road, CB24 9LL

FOR: Classical musicians, Grade 6 level and above