Burnley 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

 You are invited to join the fun on Tuesdays at Burnley Music Centre, St Leonard’s CE Primary School, Moor Lane,
Padiham, BB12 8HT

You may choose to bring your instrument along to join activities OR if you would like to experience music making with others your age but don’t have any experience, come and try our samba group.

3.30pm – 4.20pm St Leonard’s After School Recorder Group

After school recorder club for KS2 pupils of St Leonard’s Primary School who would like to begin to learn recorder or advance their skills

4.20pm – 4.50pm Samba Group

An opportunity for pupils experienced in Brazilian rhythms to extend their ensemble playing skills and percussion techniques

4.50pm – 5.20pm Samba Skills

An opportunity that can support those new to percussion or playing as an ensemble. Pupils will read, play and compose rhythms, sure the pulse and develop team work skills through games and musical activities

5.20pm – 5.40pm Ocarina Ensemble

An opportunity for KS1 pupils to begin learning to read notation and play the ocarina


Tuition is available in brass, strings, woodwind, guitar, keyboard, piano, drum kit and music theory lessons.

Joining ensembles and groups at Music Centre costs just £75 for the year, which includes membership of as many groups as you like! Costs are kept low as they’re subsidised by our Music Education Hub grant.

Sign up online https://uklancashire.speedadmin.dk/registration#/ 




Tuesday 4pm - 6pm (term-time only) St Leonard's Primary School



Age Ranges

  • Classical
  • Orchestral
  • Brass / Wind Band
  • World Music
  • Brass
  • Drums / Percussion
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • Guitar / Bass
  • Keyboards
  • Singing / Choir
  • 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