Other Events

Choir in Rehearsal

Each season the Chester Music Society organises a number of musical events in Chester in the form of workshops and competitions. The 3 principal events are: the Chester Young Musicians of the Year Competition; a Choral Workshop; and a Chamber Music Workshop.

The annual Chester Young Musicians of the Year Competition - A competition sponsored by the Society for young musicians.  Singers aged 17 to 24 and Instrumentalists up to the age of 18 are invited to compete for the title Chester Young Musician of the Year, together with a trophy and cash prize , plus the opportunity to give a recital in Chester.

The Choral Workshop - Choral singers of all abilities are invited to join Chester Music Society Choir for a workshop incorporating tutorials in vocal and performance techniques, overviews of choral music , and rehearsal and performance of one or two musical works.

The Chamber Music Workshop - is a training day for amateur string players, performing in quartets with professional tuition.  Experienced tutors are present to help players at novice or advanced level explore a range of appropriate pieces. You can apply as a quartet, or as an individual to make up suitably matched groups on the day.

More information about all of these events is available here..