PDMC spring events

Peak District Music Centres is proud to be promoting its groups and ensembles at five events in Buxton, Bakewell and the Hope Valley this spring term
11 February, 15, 16, 17 March, 20 April 2018
Buxton, Bakewell, Hope Valley
Peak District Music Centres
11 February, 15, 16, 17 March, 20 April 2018
Buxton, Bakewell, Hope Valley
Peak District Music Centres
PDMC
PDMC

Young musicians from Peak District Music Centres will be performing at the following events this spring…


Music For Youth − Peak District Regional Festival 

  • Sunday 11 February 2017, after 2.00pm
    Hope Valley College

Peak District Music Centres' Senior Wind Band will be joining forces with North East Derbyshire Music Centre's Festival Band (directed by Gareth Widdowson) for an entry at the Peak regional festival of Music for Youth. 

More info − the event is open to the public free of charge. More information on the Music for Youth website.


Derby University Chancellor Installation 

  • Thursday 15 March 2018
    The Devonshire Dome, Buxton SK17 6RY

Peak District String Orchestra (directed by Gavin Usher) will be performing at the installation of a new Chancellor at the University of Derby at the Devonshire Dome in Buxton.

This is a closed event and not open to the public.


Spring Strings Concert 

  • Friday 16 March 2018, 7.00 − 8.30pm
    at Buxton Community School, College Road, Buxton SK17 9EA

This concert includes: Hope Valley Preparatory Strings (directed by Jason Curteis and Ailsa Hoyle), Training String Orchestra (directed by Neil McErlean), Intermediate String Orchestra (directed by Jason Curteis), Peak District String Orchestra (directed by Gavin Usher), 

Tickets − Free admission, donations welcome


"Windows of the World" 

  • Friday 13 April, 7.30pm (new date) 
    St. John's Church, St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6XN

This concert is a special collaborative event with young musicians from Dark Peak Music (based in Glossop), Peak District Music Centres (based in Buxton and Bakewell) and Wirksworth Music Centre coming together to form a massed Wind Band and the Orchestra of the Peaks. This concert will include: Orchestra of the Peaks (directed by Jeff Snowdon), Peak District String Orchestra (directed by Gavin Usher), Combined bind with Peak District Wind Band and Dark Peak Concert Band (directed by Gareth Widdowson).

More info − follow this link to find out more about this event


"Easter Winds Concert" 

  • Friday 20 April, Time TBC
    Lady Manners School, Bakewell DE45 1JA

This concert includes: Peak District Intermediate Wind Band (directed by Jane Taylor) and Peak District Training Band (directed by Kate Rennie)

Tickets − TBC


More from Peak District Music Centres…

Peak District Music Centres (PDMC) hosts groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Buxton, Bakewell and surrounding Peak District areas of Derbyshire.
See what there is to do at Peak District Music Centres − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Buxton, Bakewell and surrounding Peak District areas of Derbyshire.