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CHINEKE! BRINGS WORLD-CLASS MUSICIANS TO CHILDREN MOST IN NEED

Posted: November 19, 2017

WORLD-CLASS musicians from Europe’s first majority BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) orchestra Chineke! performed to some of the most deprived…

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Teen Composers and Winning Scores

Posted: September 7, 2017

Teen Composers and Winning Scores Some of the world’s most famous composers wrote music from a young age including Mozart,…

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Bristol Family Arts is back…

Posted: August 17, 2017

Get creative this October with fantastic free family activities during Bristol Family Arts Festival Bristol Family Arts Festival returns this…

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TWO TIMES A WINNER FOR ‘GET CREATIVE’ FAMILY ARTS

Posted: March 15, 2017

STAFF and volunteers at St George’s Bristol are celebrating after winning two national awards from organisers of the Get Creative…

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Disabled Access Day 2017

Posted: February 27, 2017

Disabled Access Day 2017  – Friday 10 March Disabled Access Day began as a day for individuals, charities, venues and large…

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‘…take time to Pause….’ at St George’s Bristol

Posted: October 9, 2016

Here at St George’s, we have been teaming up with local musician and Alexander Technique teacher Gudi Schepokat for a…

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PRIZE-WINNER PRELUDES TAKES TO ST GEORGE’S WITH 380 CHILDREN

Posted: July 1, 2016

  SILLY instruments are helping to introduce schoolchildren to classical music at St George’s Bristol on July 6 – thanks…

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Sounds Inspiring 2016

Posted: May 3, 2016

Sounds Inspiring is back! Bristol Plays Music and St George’s Bristol present a month of family-friendly events involving thousands of…

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Spring Excitement at Cosmos

Posted: April 18, 2016

Happy Spring, Cosmos enthusiasts! We’ve had a bit of a break here at Cosmos HQ, but got back to rehearsal…

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St George’s Bristol wins award for its outstanding contribution to the 2015 Get Creative Family Arts Festival

Posted: April 4, 2016

  St George’s has been awarded a Best Family Venue Award for the 2015 Get Creative Family Arts Festival. The…

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Tom Eveson Bursary & St George’s Prize for Music – Applications now OPEN!

Posted: February 18, 2016

Do you know a young musician from Bristol in need of cash? The Tom Eveson Bursary exists to support the…

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Cosmos BBC Debut and New Soundcloud Page!

Posted: February 2, 2016

  A big Happy New Year to all Cosmos enthusiasts! Cosmos has started back up again, and we have some…

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CALLING ALL YOUNG MUSICIANS!

Posted: January 11, 2016

Applications are NOW OPEN for The Tom Eveson Bursary and The St George’s Prize for Music  Tom Eveson Bursary Application Pack…

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Cosmos Blog 3

Posted: November 6, 2015

Welcome back Cosmos enthusiasts! It’s been a while, but I am pleased to say that I am back in action…

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Family Arts Festival 2015 is almost here!

Posted: October 8, 2015

Family Arts Festival 2015 Kicks off tomorrow! Want to know what’s on in Bristol? Well feast your googly eyes on…

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Calling All Cellists!

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Do you know a young cellist who might like to take part in a masterclass with Natalie Clein? We launched…

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National Poetry Day meets Family Arts Festival!

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Today, on national poetry day, St George’s Bristol shouts HOORAY! So sad…the end of Bake Off’s tarts (the cakes not…

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St George’s Bristol – Learning Destination!

Posted: October 1, 2015

We are delighted to announce that St George’s Bristol is now an official ‘Children’s University Learning Destination’ Hooray! What does…

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Cosmos Blog 2

Posted: September 23, 2015

Wow – what a fantastic first rehearsal at Cosmos! Last Thursday we welcomed 33 singers into the small hall at…

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Cosmos Blog

Posted: September 7, 2015

Welcome, Cosmos enthusiasts, to my very first blog! For those of you who don’t know me, I am Caitlin Callahan,…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Funding!

Posted: September 1, 2015

We are delighted to announce that The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation has chosen to support an exciting new education project which we will be launching in the Spring in partnership with New Music in the South West (NMSW).

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Music Mentors Continues…

Posted: August 27, 2015

We launched our MUSIC MENTORS scheme last season with a masterclass for three lucky cellists (by the scheme’s patron Julian Lloyd Webber). This coming season we are thrilled that Xuefei Yang and Craig Ogden have each agreed to run a masterclass for a number of lucky young guitarists during their visit here on Friday 18 September.

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St George’s Bristol @ The Get Creative Family Arts Festival

Posted: July 8, 2015

  Greetings Minibeats and Wild Words fans! If you love St George’s Bristol’s two in house family concert series, then…

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Green Poems for a Blue Planet Exhibition

Posted: June 3, 2015

We are delighted to be hosting an exhibition of the poems and illustrations from the books ‘Green Poems for a Blue Planet’ and ‘Verse for the Earth’. The poems were written by Martin Kiszko, the UK’s Green Poet and the Poet in Residence for Bristol 2015 European Green Capital. The illustrations are by Nick Park, creator of ‘Wallace and Gromit’.

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Sounds Inspiring – 14-27 June 2015

Posted: May 11, 2015

We’re pleased to have teamed up with Bristol Plays Music to present the first ever Sounds Inspiring Festival, over two weeks of events involving thousands of Bristol’s young people. Taking place in venues across the city, the festival celebrates everything about young people’s music-making: their energy, talent and imagination.

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Design a logo competition!

Posted: February 5, 2015

We’re holding a competition for young people aged 6 to 11 years old to get involved and put their creative skills to the test by designing a logo for the Sounds Inspiring festival.

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Calling all Cellists!

Posted: December 1, 2014

Cellists of Bristol! If you are looking to inspire yourself (or your students) to live up to those practice related…

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Slow down and tune in with the Alexander Technique

Posted: November 14, 2014

On Friday 21st November, Alexander teacher Gudi Schepokat created a vibrant Pause at St George’s Bristol – a space to slow…

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Fantastic FREE training for Music Educators

Posted: November 12, 2014

Last night I had the pleasure of representing St George’s Bristol at my first ever TeachMeet, facilitated by Drake Music…

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Amazing Animal Artwork!

Posted: September 16, 2014

St George’s Bristol recently showcased a fantastic exhibition, featuring artworks created by children from six local primary schools, inspired by Saint…

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