County Ensembles

About the County Ensembles 

Whilst many pupils’ first taste of ensemble membership is through Area Music Centres and school ensembles, for children that show exceptional musical promise the West Sussex Music County Ensembles provide the kind of personalised support and challenge that best nurtures this talent.  Follow our County Ensembles BLOG to find out what the ensembles have been getting up to! 

The West Sussex Music County Ensembles provide advanced musicians with opportunities to develop their ensemble and performance skills through membership of one or more of the following ensembles:



West Sussex Youth Choir - Open

West Sussex Youth Wind Orchestra - Grade 6+

West Sussex Youth Orchestra

  •  Strings - Grade 6+
  •  Woodwind  - Grade 7+


 Related Documents 

CLICK HERE for the Concert and Rehearsal Schedule for 2017-2018

CLICK HERE  for the County Ensembles Brochure 2017-2018





string ensemble, violin, viola, cello


  Performance Feedback

Awesome performances from this evening. Joy and musicianship from start to finish. Thank you!   - 10/01/2016      

awesome show tonight, probably the best ever! Very inspirational! So much talent in our schools! - 10/01/2016 

 Thank you so much for a great concert last night fantastic! the are a to you - 10/01/2016 

Fabulous concert by the young musicians of West Sussex last night. Many congratulations to all  - 11/01/2016

fantastic concert last night! Thank you for all you do to give our children these amazing opportunities. So much talent! 11/01/2016 - 

Great concert!! , Proud Grandma travelled 300 miles to support - 11/01/2016