11 Nov 2015

Applications for the 2016 National Scout and Guide symphony orchestra (NSGSO) course are now open. ​

The NSGSO meets every year for a fantastic weeks course of music and activities led by professional tutors and conductor. 

For 2016 there will be a Wind Band running alongside the Main Orchestra. The course will be held in Stourbridge from Sunday 24 to Sunday 31 July 2016. The week will culminate in two evening concerts in Birmingham on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 July led by the Main Orchestra, with the Wind Band as Guest artists. The Wind Band will also take part in concerts in the community during the week. 

To see for yourself what the NSGSO course involves, and to apply for a place visit the NSGSO WebsiteThe closing date for applications is midnight on Saturday 5 December.

The course is hosted by Birmingham Scout County in conjunction with Girlguiding Birmingham.