Herefordshire Youth Orchestra

Herefordshire Youth Orchestra - Photo Courtesy of Gabriella Karney

A senior orchestra for strings, woodwind, brass and percussion

Standard required to join: Strings: Grade 5+                                                               Flutes/Clarinets: Grade 7

                                          Other Woodwind & Brass:                                                    Grade 6+


Conductor/Tutor: Cliff Woollard


Rehearsal venue: The Shirehall, St Peter’s Square,                                         Hereford, HR1 2HX


Rehearsal time: Tuesday rehearsals 5:00pm - 7:00pm

                          Sunday rehearsals 2:00pm - 6:00pm

How to Join

If you are interested in joining, click here to go to our online registration form

Autumn Term (Online Sessions)

Sept: Tues 8th, Tues 22nd

Oct: Tues 6th, Tues 20th

Online Concert: Thursday 19th November 2020

Spring Term

January: Tues 12th, Tues 19th, Tues, 26th

February: Tues 2nd, Tues 9th, Tues 23rd

March: Tues 2nd, Tues 9th, Tues 16th

Concert: Saturday 20th March 2021

Members of Youth Orchestra can also join the Youth Choir which rehearses on Saturday mornings. Brass players can join the Brass Band, rehearsing on Wednesday evenings. Woodwind and brass players can join the Youth Concert Band which rehearses on Saturday mornings. String players may also wish to play with Intermediate Strings which rehearses on Saturday mornings. 

There is no extra charge for joining another ensemble.

Telephone Number: 01432 853219      Email: