Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 5 – BSO musicians up for adoption and the Orchestra does the splits

In another packed schedule of workshops, performances and visits, Day 5 of the BSO’s Cornwall Residency saw two of the BSO’s musicians adopted by local primary schools and the Orchestra’s ensembles delight audiences in North Cornwall with three intimate performances. As the BSO’s 2017 Cornwall Residency passes the halfway point, the Orchestra has already engaged … More Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 5 – BSO musicians up for adoption and the Orchestra does the splits

Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 4 – making music from Launceston to Land’s End and beyond!

Day 4 saw another full schedule for the BSO as intrepid BSO Associate Patrick Bailey made the journey – by boat – across to the Isles of Scilly, whilst on the mainland schoolchildren found themselves ‘In at the Deep End’, and the ensembles continued their tour of Cornwall’s schools. As the Orchestra of the South … More Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 4 – making music from Launceston to Land’s End and beyond!

Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 3 – on the road with the BSO’s ensembles

The BSO’s Bash, Brass, Strings and Wind ensembles have been touring the county’s primary and secondary schools to bring exciting interactive workshops and concerts to hundreds of schoolchildren, visiting 11 schools on Day 3. As Day 3 of the BSO’s Cornwall Residency dawned, the BSO’s ensembles were busy preparing for a full day touring the … More Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 3 – on the road with the BSO’s ensembles

Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 2 – boomwhackers, bananas and BSO Bash

On Day 2 of the BSO’s 2017 Cornwall Residency, the musicians have been out and about visiting the region’s primary schools, inspiring the next generation of musicians with creative workshops and coaching. With an itinerary taking in 60 locations across Cornwall and visiting over 50 schools, this year’s Cornwall Residency is the BSO’s most extensive … More Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 2 – boomwhackers, bananas and BSO Bash

Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 1 – musical Mothers’ Day fun

The BSO’s 2017 Cornwall Residency got underway on Sunday with a Family Orchestra Day in Penryn which saw people of all ages collaborate to create a special piece of music to celebrate Mothers’ Day, with BSO Guest Composer-in-Residence Makoto Nomura. Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra began its week-long Cornwall Residency with an exciting community creative music-making workshop … More Cornwall Residency round-up: Day 1 – musical Mothers’ Day fun