Chester Young Musician of the Year Competition 2016
Sun. 13th November 2016
Applications now closed. Following the success of the Society's previous Chester Young Musician of the Year Competitions a further opportunity is being organised for Chester Music Society's annual prize competition for instrumentalists aged 13 to 18 to compete for the title in 2016.
Chester Music Society Choir - Open Day
18th February 2017
A Choral Open Day will be held on Saturday 18th February 2017 at The King's School, Chester.
Choral singers of all abilities and all voice parts are invited to join Chester Music Society Choir to come and sing the Verdi Requiem.
Chamber Music Workshop
Sat. 8th April 2017
Chester Music Society is once again putting on its increasingly popular Chamber Music Workshop for string based ensembles at Abbey Gate College, Saighton, Chester on Saturday 8th April 2017.
Aspiring amateur string players are invited to participate in a training day, performing in quartets and other ensembles with professional tuition.
Young Musicians Bursary Awards 2016
Bursaries have been awarded by Chester Music Society to two outstanding young musicians. Awards of £500 each were made to Imogen Royce and William Bracken at a Music Society concert in St Mary’s Centre on 20th January 2016 in recognition of their outstanding potential and to assist them with their further musical education.
Young Musicians of the Year Competition 2016 - Results
YOUNG MUSIC TALENT ON SHOW
Sunday 13th November at The King's School saw another array of young talent at the annual Chester Young Musician competition organised by Chester Music Society. Local musician and orchestra conductor Richard Howarth had a difficult task in adjudicating twenty one outstanding youngsters performing on a wide range of instruments.