Brighton & Hove Youth Percussion Ensemble
Venue: Brighton & Hove Music & Arts
Day/Time: Wednesdays 5.30 - 7.30pm
Conductor: Mike Johnson
BHYPE consists of approximately 10 players and performs a wide range of musical styles featuring pitched, unpitched, body and junk percussion instruments. Recent repertoire includes arrangements of well known orchestral pieces and popular tunes as well as music written by members of the Ensemble. The Ensemble has performed at venues including the Brighton Centre and Brighton Dome and in the summer of 2011 performed a series of concerts in France.
The ensemble is open to both orchestral and kit players of a minimum Grade 5 standard. An informal audition may be required.