News

If you are a member of the press, please click here for our press area.

Congratulations to Kent Music alumnus, Ben Oliver!

May 24, 2017

Kent Music alumnus Ben Oliver, at the age of only 35, has just been appointed as Associate Professor in Composition at the University of Southampton!

New Video For Kent County Youth Orchestra!

May 23, 2017

Take a look at our brand new Kent County Youth Orchestra video!

Community Projects

May 18, 2017

We have been extending our activities to reach specific groups of young people in Folkestone who find themselves in challenging circumstances. We have reached two such groups by partnering with the Kent Refugee Action Network, Porchlight and Look Ahead charities.

Thameside Schools Music Association Recorder Festival

May 16, 2017

The Recorder Festival this year took place on the 25th and 26th April 2017. We were delighted to greet the Deputy Mayor of Gravesham, Counselor Harold Craske, and the Deputy Mayoress, Mrs Veronica Craske.

Oddity: A CPD day with former ‘Stomp’ members

On the 27th April we were excited to welcome workshop tutors from ‘Oddity’ to Gravesham for a whole day of lesson observation opportunities and CPD.

Love to sing? Applications are now open!

April 18, 2017

Enquire today and become a part of Kent Music’s County Groups and Summer School programme.

Want to play? Applications are now open!

Enquire today and become a part of Kent Music’s County Groups and Summer School programme.

Sell out concert for Kent Youth Wind Orchestra and Kent Youth Choirs

Kent Youth Wind Orchestra and Kent Youth Choirs returned for the fourth time to the Colyer-Fergusson Concert Hall in Canterbury for their sell-out Spring Concert on Saturday 8 April.

Orchestra ONE: A celebration of their generation!

April 10, 2017

Orchestra ONE: Project 16 came to a crescendo with a concert for an audience of friends and family at the Hazlitt Arts Centre in Maidstone last week! Take a look at our gallery.

Kent County Youth Orchestra play alongside the Philharmonia in Orchestra Unwrapped!

February 14, 2017

January and February have brought an exciting opportunity for 10 string players in KCYO!

1 2 3 20