• Learning to play an instrument

    Find out how your child can learn to sing or to play a musical instrument, with a range financial bursaries and instrumental loans available to support tuition.

The Derbyshire Music Education Hub is a collaboration between key local and regional music organisations, led by the Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership, working together to create joined up, high quality music education in and out of school.
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Next auditions: Wednesday 13 November 2019 (evening)

Apply for an audition to be a member of the City & County Youth Orchestra and/or Wind Band.

Monday 2, Tuesday 3, Wednesday 4, Thursday 10 December 2019

Something magical is happening this Christmas... big screen... iconic film... world class musicians... The Snowman, brought to life by a live accompanying orchestra − tickets still available!

Find out how your child can learn to sing or to play a musical instrument, with a range financial bursaries and instrumental loans available to support tuition.

Wirksworth Music Centre has a vacancy for a conductor to lead the Junior Strings ensemble from January 2020

Next auditions: Saturday 9 November 2019, from 9am.

Apply for an audition to be a member of the City & County Youth Orchestra.

Next auditions: Wednesday 13 November 2019 (evening)

Apply for an audition to be a member of the City & County Youth Orchestra and/or Wind Band.

Regular musical activities in Derby and Derbyshire for all young musicians.

CPD services and courses for all Derby and Derbyshire school teachers.

There are seven main music centres in Derbyshire serving various geographical areas across the city and county.

30-week instrumental programmes of whole class instrumental teaching. Supporting schools to deliver Core Role 1 of the National Plan for Music Education, and contributing to a broad and balanced curriculum.