Start new school term on the right note with Inspiring Music

Inspiring Music sessions in Central Bedfordshire
Inspiring Music sessions in Central Bedfordshire

A new term of Inspiring Music starts this month at centres around Central Bedfordshire.

Centres in Ampthill and Biggleswade will be throwing open their doors on Saturday, September 19, with new timetables and activities catering for all ages and instruments, including early years and beginners.

There’s a huge range of musical instruments and different activities on offer, including African drumming, rock bands, jazz groups, ukuleles and more.

The Saturday morning sessions take place between 9.15am and 12.30pm during term time and Inspiring Music staff will be on hand to offer advice and answer questions.

On Saturday, September 26, there will be a free samba open morning at Ampthill Music Centre, at Redborne Upper School, with everyone welcome to attend. Sessions take place from 9.45am to 11am and 11.15am to 12.30pm and anyone wishing to attend should call 07811 990609 to book.

Inspiring Music is Central Bedfordshire’s music service and offers high-quality, reliable tuition to schools, parents and the wider community. It was set up to all people of all ages to enjoy music and to develop their skills.

Councillor Mark Versallion, executive member for education and skills, said: “We want to help children and young people participate and enjoy music. These Saturday morning sessions are a great way to try new things and most of all have lots of fun.”

Biggleswade Music Centre is at Biggleswade Academy, Mead End, Biggleswade, SG18 8JU.

Full membership (for anyone attending the full three hours each week) costs £79.60 and part-time membership (for anyone attending for one and a half hours each week) costs £53.

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