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