TALENTED young musicians have the chance to audition to be part of an ensemble that performs across the UK and abroad.

Hampshire County Council’s Music Service is hosting the auditions this month for young brass, string and percussion musicians to join the county’s Youth Orchestra, Wind Ensemble and Brass Band in September.

Councillor Peter Edgar, Hampshire’s County Council’s executive member for education, said: “A whole new world of musical discovery is there for those budding young musicians.”

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