City of Leeds Youth Wind Orchestra

City of Leeds Youth Wind Orchestra

Rehearsals take place on Tuesdays during term time, 7.00 – 9.00pm

in the Ballroom (ground floor), Pudsey Civic Hall, Dawson’s Corner, Pudsey LS28 5TA

City of Leeds Youth Wind Orchestra play a broad range of music: from transcriptions and arrangements of classical works to contemporary music written for wind bands, music from theatre and film as well as pop and jazz. The group is made up of woodwind, brass and percussion instruments and is conducted by Richard Kippen with the help of Ed Roberts. The age range of the group is 14-19 and they play at around Grade 5 – 6 level and above. Musicians are welcome to join without formal qualifications if they are of the right standard. Auditions are held in June but expressions of interest are always welcome as spaces may be available throughout the year.

Please contact ArtForms on 0113 3782850 / educ.artforms@leeds.gov.uk for more information.

Visit the CLYM Events and Performances page and check for new posts on the ArtForms homepage to find out about upcoming performances.