Pendle Music Centre

Lancashire Music Service runs a network of music centres throughout the County where young musicians of all levels of experience can play together in bands and ensembles and sing in choirs, offering an ideal progression route from Whole Class Ensemble Tuition alongside opportunities for more advanced students.

Musical opportunities in your local area for children and young people at all levels of experience

Guitar Ensemble  4.15pm – 4.45pm Come along and enjoy as a complete beginner or with previous experience. Play pop and rock and many other styles. All ages welcome.

Steel Pan/Samba Group 4.45pm – 5.45pm An inclusive and accessible opportunity to learn to play Samba Drums and Steel Pans.  Suitable for all

Sound Yard 5.00pm – 6.00pm A chance to join an ensemble and create music together through various instruments and technologies (Ages 4 – 7).

Junior Wind Band 6pm – 6.30pm A fun and lively ensemble for wind and brass beginners. Suitable for beginner to grade 2 standard

String Group 6.00pm – 7.00pm  A dynamic and engaging mixed strings ensemble for violins, violas and cellos. Suitable for beginner to grade 3 standard

Tuition available on guitar, bowed strings, piano, woodwind, brass, keyboard

Joining ensembles and groups at Music Centre costs just £82.50 (payable termly) for the year with our Silver Subscription, which includes membership of as many groups as you like, including our Inspire groups! Costs are kept low as they’re subsidised by our Music Education Hub grant.

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Thursday 4.00pm - 8pm (term-time only) Pendle Vale College



Age Ranges

  • Classical
  • Orchestral
  • Brass / Wind Band
  • World Music
  • Drums / Percussion
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • Guitar / Bass
  • Keyboards
  • Music Theory
  • Ensembles
  • Tuition
  • Key Stage 3: age 11-14
  • Key Stage 4: age 14-16
  • Key Stage 5: age 16-18
  • Key Stage 2: age 7-11
  • Key Stage 1: age 5-7