• Learning to play an instrument

    Find out how your child can learn to sing or to play a musical instrument, with a range financial bursaries and instrumental loans available to support tuition.

The Derbyshire Music Education Hub is a collaboration between key local and regional music organisations, led by the Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership, working together to create joined up, high quality music education in and out of school.
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Coming up: Strings Play Day – open to all strings players of any ability – 7 March 2020

See what there is to do at Dark Peak Music Foudation − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Glossop and North West region of Derbyshire.

Applications close 29 March 2020

A competition for all instrumentalists and singers in year 12 or 13 offering a first prize of £400 − sponsored by the Dalesmen Male Voice Choir.

Applications for 2020 competition open!

S. Anselm’s Preparatory School & College invites young pianists to take part in the 2020 Piano Competition, to be held on Saturday 29th February.

Friday 28 February 2020 at the Royal Albert Hall Conference Centre, Nottingham

An exciting conference for all phases of music education, exploring Cultural Capital and the new Ofsted framework. #Conference2020

Tuesday 25th February, Eastwood Hall

An opportunity to explore Primary education provision in light of the new Ofsted Framework

Tuesday 18 February 2020, 7.30pm at The Riverside Centre, Derby

February concert for the Derbyshire City & County Youth Orchestra and Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra

Find out how your child can learn to sing or to play a musical instrument, with a range financial bursaries and instrumental loans available to support tuition.

Regular musical activities in Derby and Derbyshire for all young musicians.

CPD services and courses for all Derby and Derbyshire school teachers.

Submit your application to become a member of the Schools' Orchestra, Youth Orchestra or Youth Wind Band now…

There are seven main music centres in Derbyshire serving various geographical areas across the city and county.

30-week instrumental programmes of whole class instrumental teaching. Supporting schools to deliver Core Role 1 of the National Plan for Music Education, and contributing to a broad and balanced curriculum.