Get involved at South East Derbyshire Music Centre

See what there is to do at South East Derbyshire Music Centre − groups and activities and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the South East Derbyshire region of Derbyshire.
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Derbyshire Music Education Hub

Our groups and ensembles are tiered by ability to provide the best settings and progression routes for all players. Click on a group for more information.


Beginner level 

For beginner string players up to grade 1 ability:

For beginner wind and brass players up to grade 1 ability:


Some ability 

  • Training Strings − For string players of approx. grade 1-2 ability
    Saturdays 10.30 - 11.30am
  • Junior Wind Band − For wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 1-3 ability
    Saturdays 10.20 - 11.20am
  • Vocalize - Junior Choir − For singers of any ability (aged up to 14)
    Saturdays 11.30am - 12.15pm
  • Guitar Fusion − For acoustic guitar players of all abilities
    Saturdays 11.50am - 12.50pm 

Intermediate ability 

  • Fresh Harmonies (choir) − For singers of any ability (aged 14+)
    Wednesday 4.30 - 6.00pm at Friesland School, Sandiacre
  • Intermediate Wind Band −  For wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 3-5 ability
    Saturdays 10.20 - 11.35am
  • String Along − For string players of approx. grade 3-5 ability
    Saturdays 10.30 - 11.30am
  • Allegramente Choir (Aged 14+) − For singers of any ability (aged 14+)
    Saturdays 10.30 - 11.30am

Intermediate - more advanced ability

  • South East Derbyshire Youth Orchestra − For players of a approx. grade 3+ ability
    Saturdays 9.00 - 10.15am 
  • Brass Band − For brass players of a approx. grade 3+ ability
    Saturdays 9.00 - 10.15am
  • Clarinet Choir − For clarinet players of a approx. grade 3+ ability
    Saturdays 9.00 - 10.00am
  • Flute Choir − For flute players of a approx. grade 3+ ability
    Saturdays 9.00 - 10.00am

More advanced ability 

  • Swing Band − For jazz players of a approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 10.20 - 11.35am
  • Senior Wind Band − For wind, brass and percussion players of a approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 11.45am - 13.00pm
  • Chamber Strings − For string players of a approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 12.00am - 13.00pm