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Get involved at South Derbyshire Music Centre

See what there is to do at South Derbyshire Music Centre − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Swadlincote and South region of Derbyshire…

Changes to how we work due to Covid-19

South Derbyshire Music Centre may be offering different arrangements to what is listed on this page as all the partners of the Derbyshire Music Hub work within guidance to reopen. We advise you to contact SDMC for more information.

SDMC 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 South Derbyshire Music Centre if you want more information, or to try one of their groups. See contact details...

Beginner level

  • Junior Voices − For singers of any ability aged up to 11 
    Tuesdays 5.30 - 6.25pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Club Band − For woodwind and brass players able to play at least 2 notes. 
    Tuesdays 6.00 - 7.00pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Percussion Club − For anyone interested in learning about percussion 
    Tuesdays 7.00 - 8.00pm (Once a month) at The William Allitt School, Newhall

Some ability / intermediate ability

  • Junior Band − For wind, brass and percussion players of approx grade 1-2 ability 
    Tuesdays 6.00 - 7.00pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Intermediate Wind Band − For woodwind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 2-3 ability 
    Fridays 6.00 - 8.00pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Family Brass Band − For all brass players of any ability and with no age limit 
    Tuesdays 5.45 - 6.45pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Youth Choir − For singers of any ability aged 11+ 
    Fridays 6.30 - 7.25pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall

More advanced ability

  • Senior Wind Band − For wind, brass and percussion players of approx grade 4+ ability 
    Fridays 6.00 - 8.00pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall
  • Cantabile − A community choir for more advanced singers (open to adults) 
    Tuesdays 7.30 - 9.20pm at The William Allitt School, Newhall

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South Derbyshire Music Centre hosts groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the South region of Derbyshire.