Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is looking for people with the potential to be a great communicator, connect with people from all walks of life, and take their musical and creative skills to the next level. To apply to be a BSO Young Associate you must:

  • Be a musician, vocalist, music producer, composer, sound artist, MC or songwriter of any genre
  • Play music to a sufficiently high standard
  • Embrace different styles of music and be keen to learn new skills
  • Be passionate about music making with people of all ages, abilities and needs

The BSO Young Associates is a nine-month music leader training programme for 18-26 year olds under-represented in the arts. It will provide a career springboard for two talented young people to develop skills in music leading through practical experience, training and mentoring. No music leading experience required – we’re looking for potential!

Bursary: £10,000 (split into monthly payments). The closing date for applications is 5pm, 3 March.

To find out more about this opportunity and apply, visit the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra website here.