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Cornwall Learning has been awarded funding to support young people from Bodmin College

Cornwall Learning has been awarded a grant of £120,000 to support young people from Bodmin College who need extra support with their transition from primary to secondary school and others identified at risk of disengaging from their education. 

Midsummer Music

Today marks the beginning of the ten day long Golowan Festival taking place throughout Penzance from the 21st to 30th June 2013 and culminating in the Mazey weekend and notably Mazey Day on Saturday 29th June.

Music Cornwall's ensemble, The Penzance Youth Wind Band, under the direction of Jacqueline Kershaw and Sarah Ableman will again be performing for the town dignitaries as part of the Civic Service at St John's Church, Penzance, this Sunday.

National Youth Jazz Collective And Cornwalls Youth Jazz Students

This weekend will see the second set of workshops and performances by 20 of Cornwall's young jazz students, working in partnership with 3 tutors from the National Youth Jazz Collective.

Relays Choir: It's time to get singing!

Become part of the Relays Choir being created especially for a new play A Hooligan’s Game. Performed by Cornwall Youth Theatre, the play is full of humour and the choir play an integral part of the action with brand new songs created specifically for the production.

Open to adults and young people aged 12 years and up, the sessions are free and will take place on Wednesday evenings from 7pm to 8.30pm at Hall for Cornwall starting on 2nd May. They will run for 10 sessions leading up to the performance. 

Triggshire Wind Orchestra and Live Brass Concert

On Wednesday 28th March 2012 over 30 young wind and percussion players gave an inspiring performance at Lanteglos Church following an afternoon workshop at Sir James Smiths School.

Cornwall Youth Orchestra Give 3 Concerts Across the County

The Cornwall Youth Orchestra will be giving 3 concerts across the county over the Easter period, with performances in Launceston Town Hall on Thursday 5th April, St. John’s Hall Penzance on Friday 6th April and Truro Cathedral on Saturday 14th April.   

3 National Youth Jazz Collective Tutors to Help Students Improve Improvisation and Jazz Skills

National Youth Jazz Collective

Last weekend 20 young jazz students from all over Cornwall came together at Helston Community College to work with 3 National Youth Jazz Collective tutors to improve their improvisation and jazz skills.  The students, from as far afield as Cape Cornwall and Wadebridge, worked as a large group and in smaller ensembles with Andrew Bain (drums), Mark Hodgson (double bass) and Simon Colam (piano).

BBC Concert Orchestra Players to Work with the Cornwall Youth Orchestra

Saturday the 10th and Sunday 11th March sees the Cornwall Youth Orchestra holding its March course at Newquay Tretherras School.