TODAY!! SCYM students Joseph and Owen Lee will be giving a short concert of trumpet, piano and cello music in aid of Tear Fund’s “No Child Taken” campaign (against child trafficking) and St Clare Hospice. Concert starts at 3.00pm on Sunday 22nd May. Expect running time 45 minutes. No interval. Refreshments will be provided. Free […]
SCYM has invested in a set of orchestral percussion, which Daniella unpacked on Saturday. For now we’re really looking forward to the percussion ensemble branching out. It’ll be invaluable for future SCYM orchestras and the repertoire they can play.
Saffron Centre for Young Musicians 2016-2017 term dates
We are offering scholarships worth £400 per annum to players who have reached grade 5 or more on the following instruments: French horn, trombone, tuba, oboe and bassoon. This award is to assist with SCYM fees. Means tested bursaries are also available, and we will accept applications from committed players of all instruments and abilities. […]
SCYM pianist Jess Lawson has reached the final round of the EPTA piano competition in London on March 19th. Jess played Bartok, Mendelssohn and Bach. Young cellist Beth Parker won the strings section of the Saffron Walden Music Festival. Congratulations to Beth and Jess!
We are very pleased to congratulate SCYM student Anna Middleton who won first prize in the Saffron Walden carol composition competition at the weekend. Highly commended in the junior section were Beth Parker and Rafaella Phipps. Well done!
We are really excited to introduce the following ensembles to our curriculum. Take a look at our classes page for information on the following: Orchestra, jazz and brass ensembles and Kodaly classes.
Saffron Walden Music Festival