What’s On Saturday 2nd May

We welcome cellist Mats Lidstrom to CYM this week to run 2 workshops as part of the Jack Petchey series. 2.00pm – 3.15pm Cellists up to Grade 5 standard 3.30pm –  4.45pm  More »

CYM student successes!

CYM piano and clarinet student Emily Hazrati has been chosen as one of the 10 winners in the Royal Opera House’s annual fanfare competition! Her fanfare will be recorded by the full More »

LYWB Tour

The London Youth Wind Band (LYWB) and CYM Dance Band visited the Netherlands at the end of July, perfoming in Zeist and Noordvijk. They also played live on radio in Amsterdam. The More »

ABRSM Grade 5 Theory Courses

The next Booster Day for students currently studying Grade 5 Theory will take place on Wednesday 27th May at Morley College (10.00am to 4.00pm).The fee is £40. To apply please email alice@cym.org.uk . More »

 

What’s On Saturday 2nd May

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We welcome cellist Mats Lidstrom to CYM this week to run 2 workshops as part of the Jack Petchey series.

  • 2.00pm – 3.15pm Cellists up to Grade 5 standard
  • 3.30pm –  4.45pm  Cellists Grade 6 and above standard

Amongst many other works, Mats has published “The essential warm-up routine for cellists”. He is about to bring out a new scale book. Mats will focus on good practice techniques using examples from his books.

There will also be a Piano Department Concert at 1.20pm in Room B05 and a Student Lunchtime Concert at 1.15pm in the Holst Room, featuring music for both clarinet and bassoon.

CYM student successes!

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CYM piano and clarinet student Emily Hazrati has been chosen as one of the 10 winners in the Royal Opera House’s annual fanfare competition! Her fanfare will be recorded by the full ROH orchestra under the guidance of Antonio Pappano. All the winning fanfares will be used instead of the bell for the next season before every main stage show. hear her fanfare at this link:

http://www.roh.org.uk/learning/schools-and-colleges/fanfare

Jude Woodhead (trumpeter at CYM) has released his third EP, with one of the tracks being aired on BBC Radio 1extra.

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LYWB Tour

London Youth Wind Band

The London Youth Wind Band (LYWB) and CYM Dance Band visited the Netherlands at the end of July, perfoming in Zeist and Noordvijk. They also played live on radio in Amsterdam. The tour ended with a concert at St Alfege Church, Greenwich, on Saturday 26th July at 7.30pm.