Happy New Year to you all. With the AFYM fast approaching we just want to send a little reminder that when you come along to the festival you need to bring along a completed Music Administration Document with you. This is so we know what pieces will be being performed in the classes and we [...]
With Christmas only 2 sleeps away we wanted to wish you all a very happy Christmas and as a little treat for you, all of our 2020 festival information is now available on the website. You can find the timetable of the main festival as well as information about the AFYM concert on the website, [...]
Hello all. We will soon be releasing our 2020 programme. We have finished finalising the items and putting everything in place and we will be popping it up online before Christmas and anyone who has requested a physical programme will be posted out in the New Year. Keep you eyes peeled!
BEN TARLTON, the winner of the John Fussell Award for young Musicians this year was a regular performer at AFYM, and is well known to many of us at the festival. Very warm congratulations to Ben, we are proud to have been involved in the early days of his career. Ben is a now a [...]
Urgent: Workshop changes Due to unforeseen circumstances, the BBC Workshop can no longer take place on 14th January 2020 at Bishop Gore School. Re-arranged Workshop 2020 New arrangements for the Workshop for AFYM, West Glamorgan Music and support musicians from BBC NOW are as follows: BBC NOW Workshop for AFYM - all orchestral instruments except [...]
We are very excited to launce our new online application process and are pleased to say that applications to the 2020 AFYM festival are now officially open. You will be able to find more information about this in our 'entries' section of our website. We hope that the new streamlined website and online application process [...]
AFYM 2020 Schools Morning - Friday 31st January 2020 MAIN FESTIVALThursday 6th - Monday 10th February 2020 We are looking forward to our new venue of St Mary’s Church Swansea for our 2020 festival for our Schools morning and we are excited to announce that our 2020 adjudicators will be Beate Toyka, John Reynolds, Peter [...]
Young performer has story published in First News, the award-winning weekly newspaper for children At the AFYM concert in March this year (2019) the Lord Mayor of Swansea invited all the young performers to afternoon tea at the Mansion House in Swansea. One of the performers, Anna Sagrillo, aged 9, had her article about the [...]