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.

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Search by ability − Beginner level | Some ability | Intermediate ability | More advanced ability


FEATURED − Open Day at SEDMC

SEDMC is holding an open day on Saturday 13 October, from 10.00am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy, Lakeside 6th-Form Centre, Kirk Hallam DE7 4HH

10.00 − Introduction
10.20 − Join open rehearsals
11.10 − Performance for parents
11.35 − Explore the other activities happening around our centre. Why not go and have a sing with the Vocalise Choir?

Details of our groups are listed below. 

 

Beginner level 

  • Belper String Club − For beginner string players
    Mondays 4.15 - 5.00pm at Belper School, Belper
  • Erewash Blowers Club − For beginner players of all instruments
    Wednesdays 4.00 - 4.45pm at Friesland School, Sandiacre
  • Ripley Allsorts Band − For beginner players of all instruments
    Thursday 4.00 - 4.45pm at Ripley Junior School, Ripley
  • Saturday Strings Club − For beginner string players
    Saturdays 9.15 - 10.00am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy
  • Saturday Blowers Club − For beginner woodwind and brass players
    Saturdays 9.15 - 10.00am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy

Some ability 

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

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 at Kirk Hallam Community Academy
  • String Along − For string players of approx. grade 3-5 ability
    Saturdays 10.30 - 11.30am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy
  • Allegramente Choir (Aged 14+) − For singers of any ability (aged 14+)
    Saturdays 10.25 - 11.25am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy

Intermediate - more advanced ability

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

More advanced ability 

  • Swing Band − For jazz players of an approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 10.20 - 11.35am at Kirk Hallam Community Academy
  • Senior Wind Band − For wind, brass and percussion players of an approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 11.45am - 13.00pm at Kirk Hallam Community Academy
  • Chamber Strings − For string players of an approx. grade 5+ ability
    Saturdays 11.40am - 12.40pm at Kirk Hallam Community Academy