Wind Bands

Music Centre meets every Saturday during term time

Training Wind Band9 O'Clock Band

Tutor: Dave Collis
Beginner to Grade 1
10:15am – 11:45am

  • Introduction to ensemble playing.
  • Developing performing skills.
  • Playing a range of musical styles.
  • Recent repertoire includes Chariots of Fire, Morning in Moscow, Brass Pop, Pantha Tango.

Looney Tunes (Intermediate Wind Band)

Intermediate Wind Band

Tutor: Nick Stacey
9.00am – 10.15am
Grades 2 to 5

  • Exploring pieces with more complex rhythms and keys and changes in speed.
  • Developing playing with sensitivity to other parts.
  • Continued attention to performing skills.
  • Recent repertoire includes Latin American Connection, Themes from Star Wars, Sound of Music, Wallace & Grommit, Raiders March.

Senior Wind Band

Tutor: Nick Stacey
Grade 5 upwards

  • Brass, woodwind, drum-kit & percussion.
  • A wide range of light and serious music.
  • We try to develop the talents of all our members and provide solo opportunities.
  • Recent repertoire includes themes from “Phantom of the Opera”, “Chess” and “Pirates of the Caribbean”, a James Bond collection and a variety of folk songs.SeniorStringsWindL