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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.

Silent Singing Projects

An exciting alternative to singing using Makaton signs, supporting schools to experience the benefits of singing whilst extra control measures are in place

Taiko Tigers

Big drums, big sticks, big smiles! Bespoke Japanese-style drumming workshops for special schools

Music Teaching SOS

CPD for KS1 and 2 teachers and teaching assistants

A modular CPD course designed to build the confidence of non-specialist teachers to deliver the National Curriculum for Music

Schooltime Showtime

The perfect Christmas solution for schools in 2020!

A complete and flexible package for the whole school – a Christmas show together with resources and ideas to create a magical experience for pupils in schools

Engagement opportunities for schools

Music provision, opportunities and information for all schools across Derby and Derbyshire.

Music at Home

16 weeks of activities designed for infant, junior and secondary pupils to do at home to help sustain musical learning and creativity during times at home due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Music-making ensembles, groups and choirs

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

City & County ensembles

Three large-scale ensembles for higher-achieving young instrumentalists; the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra and the City & County Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Band.

Delivery Partners of the Derbyshire Music Education Hub

The delivery partners of the Derbyshire Music Education Hub work together to deliver the core and extension roles of the National Plan for Music Education.