Course Timetable

We are pleased to launch our Summer 2022 Course schedule.

The Youth Choir is a mixed-voice choir for students aged 11-18 open to enthusiastic singers who want to share music-making, make new friends and perform in a variety of styles. More details abut the choir are available here and below is the schedule for the year. Please note that the May course is now scheduled for June

Our Youth Opera production this year will be Sweeney Todd by Stephen Sondheim. The course is open to all singers aged 14 – 26 with some experience of singing. If you were not able to take part in the Easter Workshop but would like to join the production please contact us first before booking.

Group Dates Venues Times Cost

Youth Choir
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Sat 11 Jun 2022
Sun 12 Jun 2022

Castle Newnham School, Bedford

2 – 6pm


Youth Opera Course
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Sat 2 /Sun 3 July
Sat 16 /Sun 17 July
Sat 13 to Fri 26 Aug

Parklea Primary School, Luton

11am – 7pm



Sat 27/Sun 28 /Tues 30 Aug

Bedford – more venue details shortly 

10am – 10pm


Youth Choir

Sat 9 Jul 2022
Sun 10 Jul 2022

Castle Newnham School, Bedford

2 – 6pm


Youth Opera Performances

Tue 30 Aug to Sat 3 Sept

 Bedford – more venue details shortly 




Grants from Friends of Bedfordshire Youth Music (FBYM)

FBYM can offer financial support to young musicians who would like to participate in our courses and events. Please find an application form, and more information here: FBYM Financial Assistance

If you would like to apply for FBYM assistance, please complete the application form and email it to before booking your course on our online system. Once approved, FBYM will give you a grant reference code, which should be entered onto the BMT online booking form, along with any remaining payment required.

Some help may also be available from Bedfordshire Music Trust directly. Please email us at


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