County Groups Now Recruiting for 2018!

1 May 2018

Whether you enjoy playing music with others or aspire to become a professional musician, Lincolnshire County Groups are for you!

  • Experience the feel of a professional orchestra
  • Develop your musical skills in a wide range of genres
  • Meet new people in a fun supportive environment
  • Play in a professionally staged concert
  • Travel as part of the biennial foreign tour
  • Enjoy a fabulous four day music residential

We explore and perform an exciting repertoire of orchestral masterpieces and contemporary works, challenging players to stretch themselves as musicians. Our professionally skilled, DBS qualified tutors are all orchestral musicians in their own right. Above all, they are passionate about supporting you to be the best musician you can be!
If you are new to musical ensembles we will help you to decide which County Group is for you depending on your level of ability and choice of instrument. Membership of County
Groups is open to players up to the age of 21.

Lincolnshire Youth Symphony Orchestra & Lincolnshire Youth Wind Orchestra

  • Two full rehearsal days a year
  • A wonderful four day (three nights) residential
  • Perform in a fantastic professionally staged showcase concert
  • Yearly membership: £230.00 including all rehearsals, residential, showcase concert and transport to and from residential at major pick up points across the county
  • Optional biennial foreign tour
Activity Dates Venue
Rehearsal Saturday 12 January 2019 Myle Cross Centre, Macaulay Drive, Lincoln, LN2 4EL
Rehearsal Saturday 23 March 2019
Myle Cross Centre, Macaulay Drive, Lincoln, LN2 4EL
The Residential Tuesday 9 - Friday 12 April 2019 Butlins Skegness
Rehearsal and Showcase Concert Friday 12 April 2019 Skegness Embassy
The Foreign Tour Thursday 18 - Thursday 25 July 2019 Magdeburg, Germany

The Residential will be held at Butlins’ Skegness in fully inclusive apartments. Rehearsals will take place in two large rehearsal spaces and we have access to all other
entertainment areas including fairground, cinema and Splash Waterworld! The Showcase Concert will be professional staged at Skegness Embassy. Family concert tickets will
be available to purchase online. The Foreign Tour is optional for both LYSO and LYWO members and costs £635.00 for the 7 days, including food, transport and accommodation.This
year's tour will be to Germany and will include performances in multiple concert venues to sell out audiences!

Lincolnshire Youth Concert Orchestra & Lincolnshire Youth String Chamber Orchestra

  • Four separate rehearsal days per year
  • Perform in a fantastic professionally staged showcase concert
  • LYCO yearly membership: £145.00 including all rehearsals and showcase concert
  • LYSCO yearly membership: £90.00 including all rehearsals and showcase concert
Activity LYCO Dates LYSCO Dates Venue
Rehearsal Saturday 1 December 2018 Sunday 2 December 2018 Myle Cross Centre,
Lincoln
Rehearsal Saturday 19 January 2019

Sunday 20 January 2019

Myle Cross Centre,
Lincoln
Rehearsal Saturday 9 February 2019 Sunday 10 February 2019 Myle Cross Centre,
Lincoln
Rehearsal Saturday 9 March 2019 Sunday 10 March 2019 Myle Cross Centre,
Lincoln
Rehearsal and Showcase Concert Saturday 13 April 2019 Saturday 13 April 2019 Skegness Embassy

For further information visit our County Groups Pages

Apply Online Today to be part of our talented County Group Orchestras and start your musical journey.

Please note, existing members will need to renew their membership online, whilst new members wishing to join will be required to submit an online video audition or a face–to–face audition can be arranged at your school.