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Get involved at Wirksworth Music Centre

Music-making groups and ensembles for musicians of all ages and abilities | Based in Wirksworth, Central Derbyshire

WMC logoWirksworth Music Centre runs groups and ensembles tiered by ability to provide the best experience and progression routes for players of all standards.

Ensembles and groups run on Saturday mornings at Anthony Gell School, Wirksworth.

Groups and ensembles

Get in touch with Wirksworth Music Centre 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.

Choirs for singers of any ability

  • Wirksworth Youth Choir − at Wirksworth Memorial Hall
    For anyone who loves to sing

Beginner level

  • Rhythm and Bows
    For beginner string players up to grade 1 ability 
  • Early Days Recorders
    For beginner recorder players up to grade 1 ability
  • Kodaly Kids – Young Music Makers
    For young children aged 4-6 

Some ability

  • Junior Recorders
    For recorder players with some ability
  • 9 O'Clock Band
    For wind, brass and percussion players up to approx. grade 2 ability
  • Guitar Ensemble
    For guitar players up to an intermediate ability
  • Funky Strings
    For string players of approx. grade 1-2 ability

Intermediate ability

  • Intermediate Recorders
    For recorder players of approx. grade 3-5 ability
  • Intermediate Strings
    For string players of approx. grade 3-5 ability
  • Training Wind Band
    For wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 3-5 ability

More advanced ability

  • Senior Recorders
    For recorder players of approx. grade 5+ ability
  • Senior Wind Band
    For wind, brass and percussion players of approx. grade 5+ ability
  • Senior Strings
    For string players of approx. grade 5+ ability

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Wirksworth Music Centre (WMC) hosts groups and activities for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Wirksworth and West Derbyshire region of Derbyshire.