East Sussex Wind Orchestra

The orchestra is offers its members the chance to enjoy playing with some of the county’s most talented young musicians. They experience the exhilarating wind orchestra repertoire from great composers such as Copland and Bernstein to Shostakovich and Holst.

Membership of ESWO represents one of the highest achievements in orchestra playing in East Sussex. Students:

  • develop playing and performing techniques from professional conductors and specialist tutors

  • have future opportunities to perform at prestigious venues

  • make lasting friendships playing with friends who share their passion.

Who should apply?

All brass, wind and percussion players are welcome. You will need to be at least grade 5 standard and in year 7 or above.

The East Sussex Youth Wind Orchestra relaunched in 2018 after a break of over 10 years.