What courses can I do after this?
Any full time College course: Advanced Studies in Music (A Level based programme), BTEC Extended Level 3 Diploma in Music and the BTEC Extended Level 3 Diploma in Music Technology.
To do this course you should have...
To do this course, you should have a playing ability of:
Wessex Youth Orchestra:
Strings: Grades 6-8 *
Wind/Brass/Percussion: Grades 7-8 *
* We understand that not all students use the graded system, however all applicants should be of the equivalent playing level, and if you do use the exam system, it should be understood that you will be expected to have taken and be moving on from the minimum required exam grade, before applying.
Junior Fanfare (Wind Band): Grades 2 - 4
Youth Fanfare Band (Wind Band): Grades 5 - 7
Starter Strings: Grades 0-2
Middle Strings: Grades 3-6
Music Theory: Grades 0-1, 2-3, & 4-5
Membership fees (correct as of 2017-18) are £175.00 per year or £65.00 per term. Annual fee only available to those enrolling in the Autumn term.
The Wessex Youth Orchestra, Youth Fanfare, Middle and Starter Strings give regular termly performances in major venues.
Under the distinguished direction of Susannah Riddell, The Wessex Youth Orchestra also performs with local talented and international soloists. Auditions take place regularly and new members are welcome throughout the year. Auditions can be arranged by contacting the Administrator on 01202 205572 or by emailing Susanna Riddell at CWYM.firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition to weekly rehearsals during term time, students have access to a refectory run by volunteers, a regualr newsletter and a programme of termly solo concerts. There are also regular opportunities to take part in organised musical events and trips.
More about the course
Our course start date is 21st September. For further information about CWYM, please go to this website www.cwym-music.com
This course runs in North Road, Poole.