The Northumbrian Ranters is the NCC’s senior traditional music ensemble and they are sending out an invitation to any students who may be interested in joining the group to come along to an open rehearsal evening on the 15th March ’18.
The group is made up of talented young traditional musicians from across Northumberland and Newcastle. Their aim is to promote and raise the profile of traditional music both in this country and further afield.
Auditions take place each July for the start of the next academic year so if you know of anyone who plays fiddle, Northumbrian pipes, cello, harp, accordion, percussion, concertina, flute or guitar who may be interested in attending then please contact Richard.Johnstone@nort
humberland.gov.uk 01670 624047. Students would be expected by September to be around grade 3 or equivalent (Grade 5 on flute).
The open rehearsal will take place 6 – 7pm at Morpeth Methodist Church, NE61 1HU on the 15th March. Parents are required to stay with their child for this event.
For more information please visit our website here and follow the links to our ensembles page.
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