Showing 90 results in the category South West.
Awards: 2 music scholarships available at year 7 and also year 9 as a percentage reduction of school fees. Music activities: 2 orchs, wind bands, chmbr groups, 4 choirs. Music facilities: 2 large teaching rooms, one with apple mac computers for music technology, a number of smaller practice/teaching rooms. No of pupils: 500 day (nursery, prep, jr, sr); 180 studying inst. Termly fees: £4,850. Age range: 3-18. School type: Co-ed
College Rd, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3JD, United Kingdom
Awards: Scholarships at 7 and 9 . Music activities: Orch and choirs. No of pupils: 230; 70 studying inst. Age range: 3-11. Termly fees: £2,210-3,090. School type: Co-ed.
Stapleton, Bristol, BS16 1BA
School type: Girls
Headmaster, Mr Jeremy McCullough, Stapleton, Bristol, BS16 1BJ, United Kingdom
Awards: Exhibitions and Scholarships offered at 11, 13 and 16. Means tested Bursaries are also available. A further 20 choral exhibitions are offered annually. Also a scholarship of 10% fees and free music tuition is offered to organists at 16. Music activities: Orcs, concert bands, br ens, 3 choirs, choral society, percussions ens, chmbr music group and rock groups. Music facilities: Teaching, practice and performance areas and a recording studio. No of pupils: 495 day; 308 boarding; 400 studying inst. Termly fees: £17,340 (day), £28,980 (boarding). Age range: 11-18. School type: Co-ed.
West Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 4HE, United Kingdom
Awards: 11 and 13 scholarships and exhibitions available up to value 50% fees available (choral or inst). Music activities: Concerts and musicals. 2 orchs, str groups, chmbr music groups, swing band, sr choir, jr choir, chmbr choir, wind groups, br ens. DCPS is also the school of the Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum, who sing evensong in Tewkesbury Abbey 4 times per week as well as undertaking concerts, recordings and tours. No of pupils: 267 day; 70 boarding; 83% studying inst. Age range: 3-13. Termly fees: £3,495-5,155 (day); £5,985-7,580 (boarding).
Lansdown Rd, Cheltenham, GL51 6QS
Authority name: Devon. Music centres: Music adviser and music service are part of Devon Learning and Development Partnership (DLP). Courses: Conferences across the south west, bespoke training for music practitioners, schools and learning communities and training for wider opportunities programmes.
Babcock LDP, Music Service, Units 16 and 17 Blackdown Park, South View Industrial Estate, Willand, EX15 2QW, United Kingdom
The Opera Outreach programme of the Dorset Opera Festival aims to to take the power and passion of opera into the classroom to prove that opera can indeed relate to today's lifestyles. We make the artform more accessible and enable young people to create their own work while make informed choices about their cultural experiences. Part-day, half-day, full-day, or up to 5-day w/shops available, involving up to 4 professional staff; inc. 2-3 opera soloists/musicians/animateurs and a music dir/repetiteur.Full participatory experience for 13-18 yr olds.
Cheselbourne, Dorchester, DT2 7NP, United Kingdom
Awards: 2-3 awards of up to 50% fees pa plus free inst tuition. Age under 14 on 1 May. Also choral exhibitions of up to 10% fees for members of Schola Cantorum. Scholarships and exhibitions at 11 into junior dept. Music activities: Orch, schola cantorum, chmbr choirs, CCF band, concert band, pipe band, ceilidh band. Regular tours and concerts. Music facilities: 500-seat theatre, practice rooms, ens rooms, recording facility. No of pupils: 88 day; 340 boarding; 250 studying inst. Age range: 11-18.
Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Radstock, Bath, BA3 4RJ, United Kingdom
Awards: Top music scholarship for outstanding ability (value 25-50% fees according to ability, and means-tested) may be awarded at 13 or 16. 2nd inst an advantage. Governors’ awards (means-tested) and Entrance Scholarships and Exhibitions also available. Music activities: 5 orchestras, 8 choirs, 5 jazz bands, many ensembles incl. African Drumming, string and saxophone quartets and ensembles, flute choir, 2 brass ensembles, jazz and funk groups among others. No of pupils: 740 sr, 186 jr; 520 weekly instrument lessons. Termly fees: £4,410 (sr), £3,975 (jr). Age range: 7-18. School type: Co-ed.
Victoria Park Road, Exeter, EX2 4NS, United Kingdom
Gloucestershire Music provides schools with whole class instrumental lessons, CPD for staff, special projects and more. We offer children and young people opportunities to play and perform together in our music groups, orchestras, bands, and other groups, at our out-of-school hours music centres. We also provide instruments – from bassoons to xylophones, through our instrument hire service to anyone in the County (not just pupils) and run other activities including workshops, masterclasses, and more.
Colwell Centre for Arts in Education, Derby Rd, Gloucester, GL1 4AD, United Kingdom
Awards: 1 music bursary annually for full cost of one inst during time at Hanford. Other bursaries on application at discretion. Music activities: Chapel choir, special choir, sr choir, jr choir, orch, fl group, rcdr group, wind band, cl quartet, quartet. 8 visiting peripatetic teachers. No of pupils: 100 boarding; 20 day; 90 studying inst and many studying 2nd inst. Age range: 7-13. Termly fees: £5,800 (day), £7,050 (boarding). School type: Girls.
Childe Okeford, Blandford, DT11 8HN
Awards: Music scholarships awarded annually. Music activities: 3 choirs (finalists in BBC R3 Choir of the Year), 2 close harmony vocal groups, 2 str orchs, 2 perc ens, wind band, swing band, gui ens, fl ens, sax ens, br ens, str quartet, trb and tb quartet, adv wind ens. No of pupils: 380. Age range: 2-13. Termly fees: £2,680-5,433 (day), £6,242-7,964 (boarding). School type: Co-ed.
Hazlegrove House, Sparkford, Yeovil, BA22 7JA
King Edward’s School’s Music department is highly resourced to support developing musicians at both senior and junior level. In addition to teaching rooms, 8 practice rooms are available specifically for instrumental lessons. Pupils also have access to modern music technology including: recording facilities and 33 MACs linked to digital pianos, all running Logic Pro 9 and Sibelius 7 software. The School’s newest building, which is to open in Summer 2015, will include a large performance space and a new grand piano. Special Talent Awards may also be available for outstanding pupils.
North Rd, Bath, BA2 6HU
Associated prep school is King's Hall. Awards: Awards of up to 33% fees, offered, all with free inst tuition on 2 insts. Awards may be increased in cases of need. Age under 14 or 6th form entry; gr 5-8 on main inst. Music activities: Symphony orch, chmbr orch, chapel choir, chmbr choir, wind band, jazz bands. Many perf opportunities, spacious music school with digital recording studio. No of pupils: 150 day, 266 boarding; 230 studying inst. Termly fees: £7,210 (day), £10,685 (boarding). Age range: 13-18. School type: Co-ed
South Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3LA, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships of up to 20% of fees available at 13 and 16 . All awards carry free tuition in 2 insts. Music activities: Choir, chmbr orch, jazz band, military band, many chmbr ens, regular concert trips and tours and many concerts, formal and informal. No of pupils: 327 day and boarding; 150 studying inst. Prep and pre-prep schools attached. Termly fees: £7,323 (day), £10,535 (boarding). School type: Co-ed
The Plox, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0ED, United Kingdom
School type: Co-ed
Northdown Road, Bideford, Devon, EX39 3LY, United Kingdom
Kingswood School is vibrant and dynamic where everyone is able to express themselves creatively. We offer a diverse programme which allows students to develop a love of Music. Regular ensembles include Westwood Voices & Orchestra, Senior Orchestra, Senior Choir, Chamber Choir, String Ensemble and Kingswood Jazz Orchestra. Each term plays host to numerous concert and events, in our 400 seat Theatre and beyond, including our annual show as part of the Bath Festival. No of pupils: 583 day, 192 boarding. Termly fees: £5,061 (day); £9,107-£11,288. Age range: 11-18 (Senior). School type: Co-ed.
Lansdown Road, Bath, BA1 5RG, United Kingdom
Music activities: Choir, jr choir, African drumming, individual lessons in a wide range of inst. No of pupils: 130. Age range: 3-13. Termly fees: £5,490 (weekly boarding), £3,250-4,420 (day). School type: Co-ed.
Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 0RP
Awards: Variable number of music awards towards school fees, or free inst tuition. Age 11–13 or 6th form entry. Music activities: 4 orchs, 3 choirs, chmbr music ens, jazz band, annual choral perf and music production activities in conjunction with other Sherborne schools. No of pupils: 240 day & boarding; 132 studying inst. Termly fees: £6165 (sr day), £10055 (sr boarding). Age range: 2–18. School type: Girls.
Sherborne, DT9 6EN, United Kingdom
Awards: Scholarships may be awarded in Years 7, 9 and 12. Termly fees: £2,150-4,195 (day); £9,295 (boarding).
Lucton, Herefordshire, HR6 9PN, United Kingdom