Spring Sounds

A special collaborative concert including the City & County Youth Wind Band and a massed choir of singers from the Music Centres of Derbyshire

DDMP logoThis special event is a celebration of the music-making that happens on a regualr basis across Derby and Derbyshire. 

The Derbyshire City & County Youth Wind Band (CCYWB) is one of the flagship large ensembles for Derby & Derbyshire, bringing together many of the most talented young musicians from schools and music centres across the city and county. 

They will be joined by a special massed youth choir made up of singers from all the music centres across our region. Music will include:

City & County Youth WInd Band

  • Holst Suite no.1 in Eb
    McAllister Black Dog
    Barnes Chance Incantation and Dance
    Whelan Highlights from Riverdance
  • Mark Heron Conductor

Massed Youth Choir

  • Eric Whitacre Seal Lillaby (arr. Crocker)
    David Paich and Jeff Porcaro Africa (arr. Emerson)
    Daniel Whibley and James Manson The Best That You Can Be: A Song for Derbyshire

Event details

  • When: Sunday 15 March 2020, 6.00pm
    Where: The Riverside Centre, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8HY
    Delivered by: Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership, in collaboration with the Music Centres of Derbyshire
  • Tickets: Due to limited seating at this concert, tickets are only available to invited parents and families of band members.

Find out more about those involved in this concert...

Three large-scale ensembles for higher-achieving young instrumentalists; the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra and the City & County Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Band.
Submit your application to become a member of the Schools' Orchestra, Youth Orchestra or Youth Wind Band now…
Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership is the music service provided by Derbyshire & Derby City councils, aiming to provide quality music-making opportunities to pupils in Derby and Derbyshire.
There are seven main music centres in Derbyshire serving various geographical areas across the city and county.