State of the Nation Report for Music Education

The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Music Education – set up to bring together MPs and peers from all parties who believe in and support music education for our children – has published their State of the Nation Report for Music Education. This report, published in collaboration with the University of Sussex […]


What is Cumbria Music Education Hub?

We are a partnership that brings together local organisations from across Cumbria to deliver the best music education for children and young people. We work together to create joined up, high quality music education in and out of school, getting the most from government funding for music education for young […]


We’re now on Instagram!   Recently updated !

We’ve launched our brand new Instagram page. Have you found us yet? #celebratingmusic #musicinspiration @cumbriamusichub


Apply Now: Cumbria Youth Orchestra and Choir   Recently updated !

Our county Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir start the new season with a rehearsal on 17 November.       We meet for 7 Sunday rehearsals throughout the year at Trinity School Carlisle, to be accessible for young musicians from all corners of Cumbria. Last year we welcomed young musicians from […]


Flutes and Co Inspire

When: Sun 13 Oct, 3 Nov, 1 Dec, 5.30-6.30pm Where: Abbot Hall Social Centre, Kendal Cost: £10 per term or £30 per year Cumbria’s flute orchestra (with piccolos, C flutes, alto, bass & contra bass flutes) are looking for flute players Grades 0-3 of all ages to join us for a […]


BBC Ten Pieces Trailblazers

Ten Pieces Trailblazers challenges students to rethink orchestral music – what it sounds like, who can make it, and how it’s used – through ten trailblazing composers and their pieces of music. This new set of pieces showcases works that have helped expand our musical horizons, pieces that have introduced […]


National Youth Jazz Orchestra – Cumbria Academy

A call out to join us on Saturday 28 September for a day of Jazz tuition and ensemble playing. New students are welcome! Venue: North Lakes School, Penrith Times: 10.30am – 4pm FREE We welcome back our fantastic summer tutor, Joe Browne, who will be taking all the sessions this […]