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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.

Vacancy: Accredited Piano Teacher

Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership is looking to accredit a self-employed teacher of piano to cover and build pupil numbers in schools between Glossop and Hope Valley

Secondary Music Teachers' Conference 2021

Thursday 25 November 2021, 9.00am - 3.30pm

Inspiring KS3 pupils to continue their music education with a focus on composing and arranging – for classroom secondary school teachers in Derby and Derbyshire schools.

The Snowman Tour 2021

Buxton 1 and 2 Dec | Derby 7 and 8 Dec

The Snowman Tour is coming to Buxton and Derby this Christmas, bringing the magic of the classic film accompanied by live orchestra to schools and families in Derbyshire

CPD and training for school teachers

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

City & County ensembles

Three large-scale ensembles for higher-achieving young instrumentalists; the Derby & Derbyshire Schools' Orchestra and the City & County Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Band.

Auditions for string players

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

Auditions for woodwind, brass and percussion players

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

Music-making in ensembles and groups

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

Charanga Musical School CPD and training webinars

Register for Autumn and Spring Term sessions now!

Free online training sessions and webinars for infant and primary teachers about Charanga Musical School – for new and current licence holders.