Principal Conductor: Peter Stark. Required standard: Grade 8 Age Range: 14 — 21 years. Hertfordshire County Youth Orchestra meets during the Autumn, Spring and Summer holidays, usually for 4 - 5 days per course. The orchestra has gained a reputation as one of the best youth orchestras in the country working with international conductors and experienced sectional tutors, some of whom hold principal positions in professional orchestras. The high standard of the group is led by Principal Conductor Peter Stark, who will be celebrating 22 years with the orchestra this year. In recent years, repertoire has included Mahler Symphonies No. Entry is by audition or invitation and members are expected to commit to all three courses in the season. Email: countymusicenquiries hertfordshire. CYO instead plan to undertake a domestic course over the following revised dates: Mon 17th — Fri 21st Aug. Forthcoming Events.
Principal Conductor: Chloe van Soeterstede. The courses are usually for days. The orchestra works with professional conductors and experienced sectional tutors from within the County teaching staff. Auditionees will usually be senior members of their Area Youth Orchestra, having reached a minimum standard of Grade 7. This is normally by further audition or invitation. Email: countymusicenquiries hertfordshire. We accept applications all year round, click here to register! Course - 21stnd December , at Haileybury College, Hertford. Paritor Login. Enquire about Lessons.
Formed in , the de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra has enjoyed many years of success, giving acclaimed performances of a wide musical repertoire and engaging renowned soloists. The conductor, Robin Browning , brings together over 80 classical musicians in the Orchestra. Robin enjoys a busy conducting career both in the UK and abroad. The de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra is a friendly group of musicians made up of talented amateurs, music teachers, and semi-professionals. The Orchestra welcomes interest from new players. Interested musicians are invited to attend open rehearsals.