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Sounds of Essex Youth Music Festival

  • 1st July 2017 - 2nd July 2017
  • 1 July: 10am – 7pm / 2 July: 2.30pm and 4pm
  • Colchester

Saturday 1 July 2017

10am – 7pm

Lower Castle Park, Colchester

Celebrating 60 years of Essex Youth Orchestras and music from schools and colleges across Essex!

Family fun featuring hands-on workshops, STOMP routine World Record attempt, rock and pop bands, Orchestras, jazz groups, choirs, world music, world premiere of special compositions and a tribute to famous Essex bands and artists.


Sunday 2 July 2017

2.30pm and 4pm

Old Bus Station, Queen Street, Colchester

‘Grown: A Grime Opera’: Special performers as a part of Colchester’s Big Sunday.

Featuring: MC Eyez, Max Wheeler (Anushka), young rappers and electronic artists, backed by Essex Youth Orchestra and the Youth Gospel Choir

Includes food, children’s rides and refreshments.

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No booking necessary but for more info…



Call: 0333 013 8953

More details here

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