Lytham 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.

Lytham Music Centre is back up and running at Lytham St Anne’s Technology and Performing Arts College (LSA),  and at St Bede’s Catholic High School

Ensembles and tuition on offer may be subject to change as we rebuild our centre following the COVID pandemic.

Senior Orchestra Thursday 4.30pm – 5.30pm (LSA)
An engaged and ambitious group for more experienced young instrumentalists, exploring a range of orchestra repertoire. Entry is by audition.
Suitable for grade 4 to grade 8 standard.

Senior String Group Thursday 5.30pm – 6.30pm (LSA)
This group rehearse and perform a diverse range of string repertoire to challenge and inspire young musicians who play violin, viola, cello or double bass. Entry is by audition.
Suitable for grade 4 to grade 8 standard.

Junior Orchestra Thursday 4pm – 5pm (LSA) – currently on hold, please enquire for more information.
A great opportunity for young brass, woodwind and string players to develop their skills, playing a wide range of music together in a relaxed environment.
Suitable for beginner to grade 5 standard.

Rock Band –  4.00-4.30 (LSA)

Join a rock band and learn to play and perform rock and pop music!

Choir Thursdays 4pm – 5.00pm (St Bedes)
A lively, vibrant choir for open to all pupils, including musicians who are members of the other music centre ensembles.
Suitable for all.

Orchestra Tuesday 4pm – 4.45pm (St Bedes)
A relaxed and welcoming ensemble for players of brass, woodwind, string and percussion instruments.
Suitable for all levels.

Tuition is available on woodwind, brass, guitar, strings, keyboard/piano, drums.

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

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Thursday 3.30pm - 6.30pm (term-time only) Lytham St Annes Technology and Performing Arts College
Tuesday and Thursday 3.30pm - 5.30pm (term-time only) St Bedes Catholic High School



Age Ranges

  • Classical
  • Orchestral
  • Brass
  • Drums / Percussion
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • Guitar / Bass
  • Keyboards
  • 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