ESO Youth Orchestra - Summer Course

Monday 8th July 2019

21-23 August 2019

English Symphony Orchestra Youth (ESO Youth) are looking for players for our ESO Youth Orchestra Summer Course to be held on 21-23 August 2019 at Bromsgrove School. The repertoire for the course will be Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony and we will once again be conducted by ESO Artistic Director Kenneth Woods.

3 day-course and will include a 2-night residential option at the school.
9.30am - 8.30pm (21st/22nd) with recreation time in the afternoon.
9.30am start with informal concert at 5.00pm on 23rd. All meals are provided and all participants will have the opportunity to enjoy the school's first-class sports facilities during leisure time. 

 We currently have the following places still available:

1 Flute, 3 Oboes, 2 Clarinets, 1 Bassoon
2 Horns, 1 Trumpet, 1 Tenor and 1 Bass Trombone, 1 Tuba
1 Timpani (timps provided)
7-9 Violins, 4 Violas, 4 Celli, 3 Bassi

The cost of the course will be £275 (residential) / £175 (non residential). Bursaries may be available up to 50% on the non-residential portion only, for those who require assistance. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this further.

Applications - We are allocating places on a first-come, first-served basis. Further details on available places are in the attached leaflet. We ask that you register your interest with us as soon as possible by emailing us here at with your name, date of birth, instrument and choice of residential or non-residential option.

Our closing date has been extended in order to fill remaining places. Once a place has been offered we will require a deposit of £100 to secure it.

We look forward to welcoming you in August!