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Get involved at Dark Peak Music Foundation

Music-making groups and ensembles for musicians of all ages and abilities | Based in Glossop, North West Derbyshire

DPM logoDark Peak Music Foundation runs groups and ensembles tiered by ability to provide the best experience and progression routes for players of all standards.

Ensembles and groups run througout the week at various locations in and around the Glossop region.

Groups and ensembles

Get in touch with Dark Peak Music if you want more information, or are interested in trying one of their groups.

Changes to how we work due to COVID-19

Hub partners may be offering different arrangements to what is listed, including digital activities, temporary timetables and alternate venues whilst following the latest advice from the Government at all times.

Beginner level / some ability

  • Dalcroze Classes − at St. Luke's Primary, Glossop
    For ages 6-9, learning music through movement and song 
  • Junior Strings – at Glossopdale School, Glossop
    For beginner strings players up to approx. grade 2 ability
  • Chinley Junior Band – at Chinley Primary, Chinley
    For beginner wind, brass and percussion players up to approx. grade 2 ability 
  • Glossop Junior Wind Band – at Bradbury House, Glossop
    For beginner wind, brass and percussion players up to approx. grade 2 ability 

Intermediate ability

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

More advanced ability

  • Senior Strings − at Glossopdale School, Glossop
    For string players of approx. grade 5+ ability  
  • Wind and Brass Chamber Music − at Glossopdale School, Glossop
    For players of approx. grade 4+ ability 
  • Dark Peak Sinfonia − at Glossopdale School, Glossop
    For orchestral players of approx. grade 3/4+ ability
  • Dark Peak Concert Band − at Bradbury House, Glossop
    For wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 5+ ability

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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.