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. The choir will resume in the Autumn Term.  Look out for further details on this site.

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. The course has started so bookings have closed, but tickets are now available.

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Group Dates Venues Times Cost

Youth Opera Course
Booking now closed

Payments can still be made

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

University of Bedfordshire Theatre, Polhill Ave, Bedford MK41 9EA

10am – 10pm


Youth Opera Performances


Wed 31 Aug to Sat 3 Sept

University of Bedfordshire Theatre, Polhill Ave, Bedford MK41 9EA


£18 £12

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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