Showing 89 results in the category South West.
Awards: Music scholarships and exhibitions at 13 and 16 with means-tested bursaries of up to 100% of fees. Music activities: 2 orchs plus chmbr orch, concert band, chapel choir, swing band, jazz bands; also wind, br, str ens. Various chmbr music groups, choral society, subscription series, joint music activities with Sherborne Girls and Leweston School. Music facilities: Acoustically engineered music school with new pnos, recital hall with variable acoustic, studios. No of pupils: 594 d&b. Termly fees: £10,125 (day), £12,500 (boarding). Age range: 13-18. School type: Boys.
Sherborne, DT9 3AP, United Kingdom
Awards: 1 6th form scholarship of up to 50% fees (awarded by interview and audition). Also approx 4 music bursaries of free tuition in 1-2 insts awarded annually, may be supplemented in cases of need by up to 30% boarding fees. Age 11, 13 (gr 3-4) or 16 (gr 7-8). Music activities: Orch, choirs, wind band, rock and jazz bands, chmbr music playing; also regular concerts and visiting professional musicians; music tours (eg Denmark, Prague, Italy and Spain). No of pupils: 482 day and boarding; 200 studying inst. Termly fees: £5,530-5,720 (day); £9,180-9,700 (boarding). School type: Co-ed
Oakridge Lane, Winscombe, North Somerset, BS25 1PD, United Kingdom
Authority name: Somerset. Music centres: Provision of all-round music tuition and the opportunity to enjoy music-making. Courses: For orchs, bands, choirs and a variety of music insts. Ens: Somerset county youth orch, youth concert band, county youth choir.
Somerset Music, c/o SCIL, Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7EF, United Kingdom
SoundStorm is the award winning Music Education Agency and the lead partner of the Bournemouth and Poole Music Education Hub. Facilitating meaningful relationships between the music and education sectors, we aim to develop a robust and inspiring music education offer for Bournemouth and Poole and to be national leaders within our sector through the breadth and quality of our work.
Bournemouth Learning Centre, Ensbury Avenue, Bournemouth, BH10 4HG, United Kingdom
Authority name: South Gloucestershire. Music centres: Development music centres at Kingswood, and Little Stoke. Senior centre for at Little Stoke for Grade 5 and above. All centres are non-auditioned. Courses: Instrumental Focus Days,infant music festivals, music centre tours, INSET for school and inst teachers. Ens: Wind bands, orchs, jazz orch, fl ens Junior and Youth choirs
c/o Little Stoke Primary School, Little Stoke Lane, Little Stoke, South Gloucestershire, BS34 6HY, United Kingdom
Awards: Scholarships awarded at 11 (grade 3 on 1st inst, grade 1 on 2nd inst) and 6th form, with occasional awards made for entry in other years. Awards are fully means-tested but may also be awarded entirely on merit. Also inst awards providing free tuition for up to 1 hr per week offered to students achieving grade 5 with merit before the end of year 9, and/or grade 7 at any stage. Termly fees: £5,090-£5,915. School type: Co-ed.
Cirencester Rd, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, GL53 8EY, United Kingdom
Independent boarding and day school of around 360 girls. Awards: Music and Choral scholarships including instrumental and choral tuition and up to 40% of fees (subject to a means test) awarded at 11,13 and sixth form; exhibitions may also be awarded. Music activities: Chamber Choir, Opera Ensemble, Junior Choir and Junior Consort; Symphony Orchestra, String Sinfonia, Big Band, Wind Band and Junior Strings, Worship Group, vocals ensembles and instrumental chamber music. Performance opportunities are numerous including concerts, international tours, CD recordings and BBC radio broadcasts.
Curzon St, Calne, SN11 0DF
Annual fees: £27,600-£29,700. School type: Co-ed.
Oldwood Road, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, WR15 8PH, United Kingdom
Awards: Scholarships available for music, academic, sport, riding, drama. Bursaries based on financial needs - means tested. Music activities: Choir, chmbr choir, orch, wind band, jr rcdr groups. Regular perfs and productions. Participation in competitions and festivals. No of pupils: 200 day; 180 boarding; 180 studying inst. Termly fees: £2,950-5,733 (day); £7,916-£10,966 (boarding). School type: Girls.
Cottles Park, Atworth, Melksham, SN12 8NT
Awards: Music scholarships and exhibitions available at 11 , 13 and 6th form. Music activities: Wide range of music activities: 4 choirs, wind, chmbr, groups, theory club, sax ens, str group, chmbr orch, fl group. No of pupils: 418 day; 58 boarding; 180 studying inst. Termly fees: £2,840-4,420 (day), £7,320-9,250 (boarding). Age range: 3-18. School type: Co-ed.
Stover, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 6QG, United Kingdom
Authority name: Swindon. Ens: Orch and bands catering for wide range of ability from rcdr ens, gui groups, choirs, wind bands, jazz orch and rock school.
The Plartform, Faringdon Road, Swindon, SN12 5BJ, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships cover a percentage of school fees and incl free tuition on 2 insts or one inst and singing lessons. They are awarded on the basis of a candidate's musical proficiency and potential. School type: Girls.
Rothesay Rd, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9NJ, United Kingdom
Awards:11 Major and Minor Scholarships. 2 f/t mus teachers, mus admin sec, 21 visiting mus teachers. Facilities inc 2 class teaching rooms, 8 inst practice rooms. Facilities for performance inc hall, chapel and a theatre arts centre. 6 Choirs (inc Boys Choir), Full Orchestra, Wind Band, Str Orch, 18 smaller ens. The school has been awarded an Artsmark Gold award for all the opportunities on offer to the children. Annual choir tour to prestigious venues abroad. No of pupils: 369 Age range: 2-13. Termly fees: £2,875-5,280 (day); £4,995-8,755 (boarding). School type: Co-ed
Staplegrove Rd, Taunton, TA2 6AD, United Kingdom
Scholarships at 11, 13 & 6th form, possible assisted places. Symphony orch, chamber orch, concert & dance bands, jazz ens, string/wind qurtets, piano trios, sax ens & quartet, guitar ens, percussion ens, rock & funk bands, AVE, choral soc., chapel, chamber, community & pop. music choirs. Recital Hall for 120 people. Music Tech classroom & studio, Percussion studio, Chapel with Copeman Hart Organ, Theatre 220 people, 12 practice rooms Yamaha pianos, 6th frm teaching studio. No of pupils: 604; 260 studying inst. Termly fees: Up to £6,690 (day), £12,460 (boarding). Ages: 13-18. School type: Co-ed
Staplegrove Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 6AD, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships available for entry at 11 , 13 and 16 . Music activities: 3 choirs, orch, 2 bands, string ens, string quartets, many other ens, chmbr music, foreign music tours; participate in county and national festivals, and county and national youth groups; choirs and ens have had success in national competitions. Music facilities: Purpose-built theatre, dedicated suite of practice rooms, computer studio, rehearsal rooms. No of pupils: 256 day; 146 boarding; 65% studying inst. Termly fees: £6,176 (day), £9,359 (boarding). Age range: 11-18. School type: Girls.
Milford Hill, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2RA, United Kingdom
Awards: 2 senior school music scholarships, both worth 10% of fees and 2 senior school music exhibitions. 2 6th form music scholarships, both worth 10% of fees. Music activities: 3 orchs, 3 choirs, jazz band, wind band, various chambr ens. No of pupils: 420 (100 in 6th form); 193 studying inst. Termly fees: £4,584. Age range: 7-18. School type: Girls
Denmark Road, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1SJ, United Kingdom
Awards: School received 'Sing Up' Gold award in 2009. Music activities: Weekly class lessons with music specialist for all pupils aged 3-11, weekly singing assembly, choir, orch, rcdr club, peripatetic lessons, termly productions, annual performing arts concert. No of pupils: 200. Age range: 3-11. Termly fees: £3,432 (nursery); £3,616 (Yr3-Yr 6). School type: Girls.
Hope House, Lansdown Rd, Bath, BA1 5ES
Entry requirements: entrance assessments and audition pieces. Awards: 6th form music scholarship (1 per annum). Yr 9 music scholarship (1 per annum). Yr 7 music scholarship (1 per annum). Music activities: 3 choirs, training and sr orchs, training and sr swing band, wind bands, fl ens, ceilidh bands, rock bands. Music facilities: Music department, range of rehearsal studios, 2 performing arts theatres. No of pupils: 540 day; 93 boarding. Termly fees: £3,432-3,616 (day/jr), £4,661-4,751 (day/sr), £8,906-10,387 (boarding/sr), £7,961-9,285 (wkly boarding/sr). Age range: 3-18. School type: Girls.
Lansdown Rd, Bath, BA1 5SZ
Authority name: Torbay. Ens: Junior Steel Band, Senior Steel Band. Ens run by partner organisations. Hub partnership organisations: Primary Schools, Secondary Schools, South Devon College, Torbay and South Devon Music Centre, Wren Music, South West Music School, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Welsh National Opera, Hugh Nankivell, Future Shores.
Chestnut School, Chestnut Drive, Brixham, TQ5 0EQ, United Kingdom
Awards: Music awards (also academic, sport, art, drama) available on entry to yr 7, yr 9 and yr 12, capped at 25% of standard tuition fees. Also means-tested bursaries. Music activities: Large choir, school orch, jazz band, str orch, cl choir, sax ens, rcrd ens. Termly formal concerts, smaller informal concerts. School type: Girls. Day students termly fees: Pre-Preparatory, £2667; (Prep 1) £2833; (Prep 2) £3000; (Prep 3 - Prep 6) £4451; Senior (Years 7 - 13) £4,748.
Falmouth Rd, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2HU, United Kingdom