Chorleywood Music Society and Orchestra
Chorleywood Music is a community music society for classical musicians in Chorleywood and nearby villages. We play a varied repertoire with the emphasis on enjoying our music making and having fun. If you’d like to hear about our forthcoming events and including exclusive early bird discounts, why not sign up to our newsletter by clicking here.
The Chorleywood Orchestra currently has over 30 members. We welcome orchestral instrumentalists of all ages from grade 6 to play in the orchestra, including those who’ve not played for some time.
The orchestra meets each Tuesday evening at 7:45 in term time at The Russell School, 27 Brushwood Drive, Chorleywood, WD3 5RS always including a break for tea and cakes. If you’d like to come along, please get in touch.
We are delighted to welcome Peter Donohoe as Patron of Chorleywood Orchestra.
Rickmansworth Young Musician of the Year 2022
Chorleywood Music is delighted to present the 2022 RYMY competition.
The Rickmansworth Young Musician of the Year has been held annually since 1983. It has attracted high calibre students of classical music from a wide area of Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, and London. This prestigious event has been the launch pad for past winners reaching the finals of the BBC Young Musician Competition and international events and for many of its competitors making careers in music.
The competition welcomes entries from instrumentalists and singers aged 19 or under on the 5th March 2022 and have reached a minimum performance standard of Grade 7 Associated Board or equivalent. An entry fee of £15 will be charged.
For the preliminary heat, applicants are required to upload a video performance of a maximum of 5 mins. Click here for more information and entry details.