Cumbria Music Service

Easter Residenial Music Course

Develop your Creative Music Making Skills

An introduction to creating your own music working with tutors from the National Youth Jazz Orchestra and Cumbria Music Education Hub.

Join us for a long weekend at Hawse End Centre, at the head of the magnificent Borrowdale Valley on the shores of Derwentwater with stunning views. This full-board residential course includes activities delivered by Cumbria Outdoors experienced outdoor leaders, as well as the Jazz focus creative and group music making sessions we have planned.

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1-4 April 2023


Hawse End Centre, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UE


Aged 11 - 16, experienced musician or entry level musician who is willing to give creative music making a go!

To take part in this course you must either live or attend school in Cumbria.


  • High quality and inclusive instrumental workshops
  • Learn together, support each other, make new friends
  • Delivered in small groups to work at the pace of the participants
  • Run in partnership by Cumbria Music Hub and National Youth Jazz Orchestras
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    Full fee: £250 

    Don’t let cost be an obstacle - bursaries may be available  on a sliding scale. 

    Please consider paying £300 for your place if you are able, to contribute toward the cost of someone who is unable to pay the full fee. 

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    How to join

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