Wealden Music Centre

The proposed 5-session courses during Summer Term 2021, will be charged at 50% of the termly fee.

Wind Band

Wednesdays 

Heathfield Community College

4.30pm - 5.15pm

Grade 1 - 4

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This group is for wind, brass and percussion players at grades 1 to 4. This fun group performs regularly in Music Centre concerts.

Youth String Orchestra

Wednesdays

Heathfield Community College

5.30pm - 6.15pm

Grade 3+

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Youth String Orchestra is a great chance to experience playing in a orchestra which will play a wide range of string orchestra repertoire in different styles from Baroque to contemporary.

Concert Band

Wednesdays

Heathfield Community College

5.30pm - 6.15pm

Grade 4 +

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This is the centre's most advanced ensemble for wind, brass and percussion players, performing music in a variety of styles including movie themes, pop & rock arrangements and traditional repertoire. Entry is by audition or teacher recommendation.

Youth Orchestra

Fridays

Priory School, Lewes

6.15pm - 8pm

Grade 5+

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This is open to advanced orchestral instrumentalists post grade 5, performing challenging repertoire including Brahms Symphony No.2 and 20th century works including film scores by Hollywood legend John Powell.

String Group

Wednesdays

Heathfield Community College

4.30pm - 5.15pm

Beginner - Grade 2

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For young string players starting their musical journey. This group is ideal for students who have had a couple of terms' lessons through to those at grade 2 level and is a great introduction to ensemble playing through fun and creative sessions.

Hastings Area Youth Symphony Orchestra

Saturdays

St Richard's Catholic College, Hastings

9.30am - 11.15am

Grade 5+

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This is one of our more advanced ensembles and suitable for strings, woodwind, brass and percussion students, giving them the opportunity to rehearse and perform works of the symphony orchestra repertoire and receive special coaching.