We’re open for applications
2017 saw the launch of our new Cumbria Youth Choir, who impressed the audience at The Sands, Carlisle in our summer collaborative concert.
The choir is open to experienced singers, from Year 9 upwards, who are looking for a new musical challenge and will be lead by award-winning choir director and vocal coach, Charlotte Jackson. We welcome singers from across Cumbria.
Cost of Membership:
Cumbria Music Hub provides significant funding for the running of CYC. We ask members for nominal registration fee of just £15.00 for the season.
Charlotte Jackson: Director
Charlotte is an internationally recognised choral conductor who founded and directed the highly successful group of Amabile Choirs, based in Kendal. She led the choir to win the coveted title of BBC Radio 3 Youth Choir of the Year in November 2006, and has received numerous awards and commendations, both nationally and beyond. Charlotte is a former director of the National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCoS) Dumfries Choir and is sought after as a freelance conductor and choral director. She has directed, conducted and taught on numerous choral courses, and has been the musical director for a programme of BBC Songs of Praise.