Peak Gala Concert

Dark Peak Music Trust and Peak District Music Centres come together for this special concert showing the talent of the young musicians in the Peak District.
Saturday 19 March 2016, 7.00pm
St. John's Church
St. John's Road, Buxton, SK17 6XN
Dark Peak Music Trust and Peak District Music Centres
Saturday 19 March 2016, 7.00pm
St. John's Church
St. John's Road, Buxton, SK17 6XN
Dark Peak Music Trust and Peak District Music Centres
PDMC DPMT
PDMC DPMT

A collaborative concert featuring performances from the award winning Peak District String Orchestra, and a combined band formed by the Dark Peak Concert Band and the Peak District Concert Band. For the second half of the concert, players from both music centres have joined together to form the Orchestra of the Peaks to perform movements from Tchaikovsky's Symphony no. 5.

  • Peak District String Orchestra directed by Ian Naylor 
    Combined Band (Dark Peak Concert Band + Peak District Wind Band) directed by Gareth Widdowson
    Orchestra of the Peaks directed by Jeff Snowdon 

Tickets & booking

  • Tickets | £7 all tickets, Under 16s free 
    To book | Tickets on the door 

More from Dark Peak Music Trust and Peak District Music Centres


Monday 21 March 2016, 6.30pm Second of two Spring-time concerts from Peak District Music Centres, featuring the groups and ensembles from the Hope Valley area of the Peaks.
The Dark Peak Music welcomes young musicians from the Glossop, New Mills, Chapel-en-le-Frith and Hayfield area.
Dark Peak Music hosts groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Glossop and North West region of Derbyshire.
Peak District Music Centres (PDMC) is a charitable association with a long established and enviable reputation.
Peak District Music Centres hosts groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Buxton, Bakewell and surrounding Peak District areas of Derbyshire.