Why get involved?

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Play Well-known tunes

You will have the opportunity to play a selection of well-known tunes suited to the ensemble genre. 

Performance Opportunities

By playing in an ensemble you have the opportunity to take part in concerts and events throughout the year, earning vital performance experience. 

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Making Music with Others

Making music is a fun and sociable activity. Joining a Music Centre activity gives you the chance to meet, play and perform with other like-minded musicians. 

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Virtual Music Centre

As part of your membership you can take part in our online activities under the Virtual Music Centre. This includes Beginner, Intermediate and Grade V Theory. 

Meet the tutors

Jenny Privett

Vocal Teacher

Jenny is an experienced singer, director and voice teacher who loves to get voices opening up and rhythm flowing, so we will explore a big range of music from folk to classic to pop, with lots of well known tunes and some surprises.

Bjorn McAteer-Dahlberg

Bjorn McAteer-Dahlberg

Woodwind, Piano & Keyboard

Björn teaches saxophone, clarinet, flute and keyboard and leads the Hastings Jazz & Funk Band. He gained a Masters of Education in jazz saxophone at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and has also toured worldwide as a keyboard player with The Show - A Tribute to ABBA for almost 20 years.