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Step Up Sinfonia

An opportunity to experience classical orchestral playing as part of an ensemble.

Led by Step Up Strings Strand Leader Ed Cross, Step Up Sinfonia meet weekly and works towards regular performances at Sage Gateshead. This is a non-auditioned ensemble open to all orchestral instrument players, and members regularly progress to Young Sinfonia.


Key Information

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Applications close on Friday 21 April 2023.

Age: 10 – 16

Day & Time: Saturday 11.45am – 1.15pm

Experience: Grade 4 +

No Audition

Fee for 23/24: £80 per term. Bursaries are available


Our Young Musicians Programme is open to all children and young people, whatever their circumstances. We are keen to encourage applicants from the widest possible range of backgrounds and access a bursary where needed.

Read more information about bursaries  or you can email our team at: