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See what musical activities and events are happening across Derbyshire for anyone involved in youth music.

There is a wealth of varied musical events and activities taking place across Derbyshire on nearly a daily basis. Whether you're looking for an orchestra to play in, or an interesting concert, or are a music education practitioner looking for interesting ways to continue your professional development, these pages will help you find what you're looking for. Start your search by selecting from the following categories:

Featured things coming up...

Coming up: Strings Play Day – open to all strings players of any ability – 7 March 2020 See what there is to do at Dark Peak Music Foudation − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Glossop and North West region of Derbyshire.
See what there is to do at Peak District Music Centres − groups and ensembles for young musicians from beginner to advanced abilities in the Buxton, Bakewell and surrounding Peak District areas of Derbyshire.
Applications close 29 March 2020 A competition for all instrumentalists and singers in year 12 or 13 offering a first prize of £400 − sponsored by the Dalesmen Male Voice Choir.
Applications for 2020 competition open! S. Anselm’s Preparatory School & College invites young pianists to take part in the 2020 Piano Competition, to be held on Saturday 29th February.
Next auditions: Wednesday 6 May (evening) Apply for an audition to be a member of the City & County Youth Orchestra and/or Wind Band.
Next auditions: Saturday 16 May 2020, from 9am. Apply for an audition to be a member of the City & County Youth Orchestra.