Ensemble Cymru

Ensemble Cymru

Charity information

Ensemble Cymru

Ensemble Cymru is a professional chamber music ensemble based at Bangor University. It seeks to champion Wales' heritage and contemporary culture alongside the best music from around the world.

Founded 2001

  • Mission statement

    Ensemble Cymru, a dynamic and flexible chamber music ensemble, works to champion chamber music in Wales.

  • Aims

    Ensemble Cymru aims to:

    • Develop engaging ways of adding to the understanding, knowledge and appreciation of audiences of music, its creation and performance i.e. online digital content, multi media pre concert talks
    • Research, develop and promote the public’s engagement with Wales’ classical music heritage
    • Continue to innovate in its collaborations with other art forms (dance, poetry, visual art, sculpture…)
    • Bring a high quality chamber music experience to geographically disparate audiences in Wales and especially those living in areas experiencing acute socio economic challenges.
    • Provide opportunities for composers to create music reflecting Wales’ distinct cultural identity – Chamber Music of Wales
  • Overview

    Established: September 2001

    Registered Charity Number: 1090316

    Board members: 8

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 01248 383 257

    Address: Ystafell 204, Adeilad Nantlle, Safle'r Normal. Prifysgol Bangor. Bangor LL57 2PZ

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Cerdd Siambr Cymru | Chamber Music Wales

    We're dedicated to an ever brighter future for classical chamber music in Wales and for th... More