GYCO Inspire

Supported by Make Music Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire Youth Chamber Orchestra Inspire gives talented students the opportunity to perform at the highest level, working with international artists from Cheltenham Music Festival under the baton of our Artistic Director, Glyn Oxley.

Students meet once a month for intensive rehearsals, and have access to a range of performance opportunities in significant venues across Gloucestershire. There are opportunities to work with contemporary music and student compositions as well as standard orchestral repertoire.

Musicians must be of at least Grade 8 standard as well as having excellent sight-reading skills.

Performances in the 2019/2020 season included

Gloucester Cathedral with Cheltenham Cathedral Youth Choir

Performances in the 2018/2019 season included

Gloucester Cathedral with Cheltenham Cathedral Youth Choir

Cheltenham Music Festival Community Opera

Three Choirs Festival

Water City Music Festival

For more information email

Bursaries available, please apply here


Gloucestershire Academy of Music,

Barbican House, Barbican Road, Gloucester GL1 2JF

01452 668592 

President Professor Derek Aviss OBE FLCM, LTCL, hon. FTCL, FRSA · Artistic Director Glyn Oxley Bmus (Hons) Edin
Executive Director Kirsty Winnan BA (Hons) PGCE NPQH FRSA · Founder Caroline Lumsden ARCM AGSM Cert Ed
Gloucestershire Academy of Music is the trading name of Gloucestershire Academy of Music Limited.
Registered in England No. 2796427 ·Registered Charity No. 1085708

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