Get involved at Dark Peak Music Foundation

See what there is to do at Dark Peak Music Foundation − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Glossop and North West region of Derbyshire.

DPM logoOur groups and ensembles are tiered by ability to provide the best settings and progression routes for all players.

Want to find out more? Get in touch with Dark Peak Music Foundation if you want more information, or to try one of their groups. See contact details...

Strings Play Day 2020

An action-packed day for all young string players who play violin, viola, cello and double bass at all ability levels – led by expert musician teachers.

When: Saturday 7 March 10.00am – 3.30pm
Where: The Vineyard, 18 Charlestown Road, Glossop

This is a free event (donations welcome) ending with a short performance for parents and friends at 3.00pm. Contact Dark Peak Music to find out more about this great opportunity...

Beginner level − some ability  

  • Dalcroze Classes − for ages 6-9, learning music through movement and song 
    Tuesdays 5.30 - 6.30pm at St. Luke's Primary, Glossop
  • Junior Strings − for beginner strings players up to approx. grade 2 ability 
    Mondays 5.00 - 6.00pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop 
  • Chinley Junior Band − for beginner wind, brass and percussion players up to approx. grade 2 ability 
    Mondays 3.45 - 4.45pm at Chinley Primary School, Chinley 
  • Glossop Junior Wind Band − for beginner wind, brass and percussion players up to approx. grade 2 ability 
    Fridays 4.15 - 5.15pm at Bradbury House, Glossop

Intermediate ability  

  • Intermediate Strings − for string players of approx. grade 2-4 ability 
    Mondays 5.00 - 6.00pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop 
  • Dark Peak Intermediate Wind Band − for wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 2-4 ability 
    Mondays 5.00 - 6.00pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop

More advanced ability  

  • Senior Strings − for string players of approx. grade 5+ ability 
    Mondays 7.30 - 8.30pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop 
  • Wind and Brass Chamber Music − for players of approx. grade 4+ ability 
    Mondays 7.30 - 8.30pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop 
  • Dark Peak Sinfonia − for orchestral players of approx. grade 3/4+ ability 
    Mondays 6.15 - 7.15pm at Glossopdale School, Glossop 
  • Dark Peak Concert Band − for wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 5+ ability 
    Fridays 5.30 - 7.30pm at Bradbury House, Glossop

More from Dark Peak Music Foundation...

Website: www.darkpeakmusic.co.ukEmail: admin@darkpeakmusic.co.ukFacebook: @DarkPeakMusicTelephone:  01457 853137


Dark Peak Music Foundation (DPMF) hosts groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Glossop and North West region of Derbyshire.
Saturday 29 Feb – Sunday 1 March and Friday 3 April 2020 Concerts, performances and events from the young musicians at Dark Peak Music Foundation – two events in Glossop and Buxton this spring term