Herefordshire Youth Brass Band
Brass ensembles for all standard of brass players
Standard required to join: Any standard from beginners
Conductors: John Griffiths and Liessa Price
Rehearsal venue: The Shirehall, St Peter’s Square, Hereford, HR1 2HX
Rehearsal time: Wed - Beginners 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Intermediates 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Seniors 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Herefordshire Youth Brass Bands consist of three levels of player. Junior players will begin with a session at 5:00pm with Liessa Price. They will then be joined by intermediate players at 5:30pm and finish their session at 6:00pm. Intermediate players will start at 5:30pm with a rehearsal alongside beginner players. They will then move into the main session with John Griffiths and the more advanced players from approximately 6:15pm, finishing at 7:00pm. More advanced players will rehearse with John Griffiths between 5:30pm and 7:00pm. The tutors will give indications as to which sessions brass players should attend.
Autumn Term (Online Sessions)
Sept: Wed 9th, Wed 23rd
Oct: Wed 7th, Wed 21st
Online Concert: Tuesday 24th November 2020
January: Wed 13th, Wed 20th, Wed 27th
February: Wed 3rd, Wed 10th, Wed 24th
March: Wed 3rd, Wed 10th, Wed 17th, Wed 24th, Wed 31st
April: Wed 28th
Concert: Tuesday 4th May 2021
Members of Youth Brass Band can also join the Herefordshire Youth Choir which rehearses on Saturday mornings. If they are of at least grade 5 standard they can join the Herefordshire Youth Concert Band rehearsing on Saturday mornings.
If they are of at least grade 6 standard may be able to join the Herefordshire Youth Orchestra, rehearsing on Tuesday evenings; auditions required.
There is no extra charge for joining another ensemble.