Our Groups – Temporary Timetable

South East Derbyshire Music Centre offers a range of performing opportunities. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an advancing player, come and join us!

We’re looking a bit different at the moment, so check out the new timetable and venues below! We can’t wait to see you again! Don’t forget to complete the registration form on the “register page”

A traditional brass band which performs a large variety of brass band arrangements. It is an ensemble where young brass players can develop good techniques. Entry is Grade 3 minimum

Instruments

Where

When

Brass

Percussion

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

Alternating weekly timetable starting Saturday 7th  November

8.45 – 09.45

Covering jazz, big band and soul music this ensemble is for senior level (Grade 5+) players. The group regularly give performances at external events

Instruments

Where

When

Saxophone

Trumpet

Trombone

Keyboard

Bass

Drum kit

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

Alternating weekly timetable starting saturday 14th November

08.45 – 09.45

An ensemble offering the opportunity to play across the range of clarinets in a smaller chamber music setting. Students are of Grade 3+ ability and who enjoy performing light musical arrangements

Instruments

Where

When

Clarinets of all sizes

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

Alternating weekly timetable starting Saturday 14th November

09:00 – 09.45

An ensemble offering the opportunity to play across the range of flutes in a smaller chamber music setting. Students are of Grade 3+ ability and who enjoy performing light musical arrangements

Instruments

Where

When

Flutes of all sizes

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

Alternating weekly timetable starting saturday 7th November

09:00 – 09.45

Our resident youth orchestra provides players with the full orchestral experience through a repertoire of classical standards and show and film medleys. For all orchestral musicians of grades 3/4 for string players and post grade 5 for wind, brass and percussion

Instruments

Where

When

Woodwind

Brass

Percussion

Strings

Old School Christian Centre – Stanton

 

08.45 – 09.45

A large wind band catering for students of minimum Grade 3 up to Grade 5, allowing students to develop their instrumental and ensemble skills. A fun ensemble where good wind band playing is developed

Instruments

Where

When

Woodwind

Brass

Percussion

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

10.15 – 11.00

An intermediate string orchestra to develop good string technique and a good grounding in orchestral playing with a diversity of music. The repertoire will be fun and light-hearted and be designed to challenge and motivate the players. This is aimed at players who have passed grade 2 on their way to grade 3 and up to grade 5

Instruments

Where

When
Violin

Viola

Cello

Double Bass

Old School Christian Centre – Stanton

10.15 – 11.00

A vibrant wind band for growing musicians who want to develop their skills on woodwind, brass and percussion instruments and is a step up from the clubs

Instruments

Where

When

Woodwind

Brass

Percussion

Gateway Christian Centre – Stanton

10.15 – 11.00

A senior level band for more experienced wind, brass and percussionists performing a wide and varied repertoire – from traditional folk song suites and marches to large American film scores and musical selections. Accessible to players of post Grade 5

Instruments

Where

When

Woodwind

Brass

Percussion

Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre

11.30-12:30

An exciting start to ensemble playing with other new string players

Instruments

Where

When

Violin

Viola

Cello

Double Bass

Old School Christian Centre – Stanton

11.30 – 12.15

A choir for anyone who enjoys singing with friends

 

Instruments

Where

When

Voice (up to 14yrs old)

Gateway Christian Centre – Dale Abbey

11.30 – 12.00

A group for all guitarists and percussion players. An opportunity to join together two separate instrument groups into a single ensemble with a wide range of musical styles to suit both instruments. A beginner playing level is necessary to join this ensemble – come along and have a drum or strum!

 

Instruments

Where

When

Electric Guitar

Acoustic Guitar

Bass Guitar

Percussion

Gateway Christian Centre – Dale Abbey

12.30 – 13.15