Aged 6-16 and want to take part in a music summer school course? Instrumental, vocal and music technology courses. No prior experience necessary for some courses, also opportunities for more advanced musicians. Some courses this year are being held on a Saturday and during school holidays. Every course ends in a celebration performance! Visit the website for more information.
The fundraising year for encore ended on 31 March and we’d like to thank everyone for the generous and varied support we’ve received over the last year. It’s been a very busy year with lots of concerts, fundraising activities and new initiatives. We hosted two intimate House Music Classics concerts in private homes with the String Ensemble and past players, a Winter Dinner with the Kemp Town Society and Friends of St Georges Church, and a stunning evening with pianist Philip
The summer term is always an action-packed term for our events programme, and all of our ensembles are at the top of their form having rehearsed together for a full academic year. This year is no different with over 10 of our ensembles performing across the city and beyond between now and the end of the year. A particular highlight this year sees our first appearance at the newly renovated ACCA https://www.attenboroughcentre.com/ with advanced ensembles – BHYBB, BHYPE and B
Brighton & Hove Advanced Ensembles – Audition dates set, closing date for applications, Friday 2 June. Our annual Summer Term auditions for our Advanced Ensembles have recently been published and communicated to parents/carers of existing Music Centre members. Any instrumentalist of the appropriate standard is encouraged to audition and full details can be found on our website. The dates for your diary are: AUDITION DATES All auditions will take place at BHMA, County Oak Aven
Did you know that approximately 5000 children and young people learn a musical instrument in schools every year? Giving your child the chance to sing or play an instrument provides them with a fantastic opportunity to learn a unique skill and develop a lifelong passion for music. Lessons take place in small groups during the school day and we are recruiting new pupils to start lessons in September. To find out more about the different instruments and to hear them being demons