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Autumn term 2017 starts with Open Day & concert

Autumn term 2017 at Centre for Young Musicians Taunton starts on Saturday 9 September with free music workshops and a free concert. The Centre will be open from 9am -12noon on 9 September. Term dates for 2017/18 can be found at this link. Saturday 9 September will also be an Activities Day for continuing students and new […]

Latest album released by Actiontrack

The latest album released yesterday by Actiontrack Performance Co is called UNDERGROUND featuring young music makers from Somerset. The album launch took place at Actiontrack Studio in Taunton, Somerset on 7/8/17. The studio provided delicious refreshments and everyone enjoyed listening to the whole album, declaring it to be wonderfully diverse and all the tracks are really interesting interpretations […]

NEW! Summer course 2017

REGRETFULLY THE CYM TAUNTON SUMMER COURSE 2017 HAS BEEN CANCELLED WITH EFFECT FROM 26/07/2017.  Apologies for any inconvenience. Details given below are staying on this page for information only. The decision has been taken to cancel the course and all registered students have been informed. In the circumstances, with the minimum up-take not met, this is the right […]

New bursaries announced for 2017

Centre for Young Musicians Taunton, a division of the Guildhall School, is delighted to announce fee bursaries and travel bursaries for young musicians are available for entry in September 2017. The bursaries have been generously granted by the Guildhall School’s Young Artists Scheme and Sound Foundation Somerset music education hub. There are special bursaries for […]

Summer Term 2017 term dates

Summer Term 2017 term dates for CYM Taunton can be found at this link. We have a packed term lined up and we look forward to seeing you very soon. Here is the plan: Saturday 22 April – term starts at Richard Huish College, Taunton, 9.00 am Saturday 29 April – Open Day, 9.00 am to 12 […]

CYM forms new partnership with Richard Huish College, Taunton

CYM forms new partnership with Richard Huish College, Taunton Centre for Young Musicians (CYM), a division of the Guildhall School, is delighted to announce its branch in Somerset is expanding and embarking on a new partnership with Richard Huish College in Taunton. The Centre, which currently operates from Hestercombe House & Gardens outside Taunton, has outgrown […]

Spring term ends with a concert

Spring term ends soon with a concert showcasing the bands, groups, ensembles and orchestra at Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians. Taking place on Saturday 25th March at 12noon in the Great Hall at Hestercombe House, the end of spring term concert is free of charge and everyone is welcome. We look forward to seeing you […]

Having problems emailing HCYM?

Have you been having problems emailing HCYM @cym.org.uk? The problem has now been rectified (7/3/17) and thankfully the situation has returned to normal. We apologise for any inconvenience caused while the email system was down. If you have any queries please contact the Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians by mobile: 07754 217993 or email hcym@cym.org.uk. Thank you. If you would like to […]

Cake at Break for 3rd birthday of HCYM

On Saturday 4th March at 10.30am students, staff and friends of the Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians will enjoy “Cake at Break” to celebrate the 3rd birthday of the Centre at Hestercombe House. Taking place in the Portman Suite on the ground floor of Hestercombe House, tea, coffee, squash and plenty of cake will be served, […]

Spring term 2017 starts with Open Day & concert

Spring term 2017 at Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians starts with free music workshops on Saturday 7th January. Saturday 7th January will be an Open Day and there will be a free concert at 12noon. The Open Day is a brilliant chance for young people (aged 5-18) to visit the Centre and take part in […]