West Cumbria


Groups to Join

Carnegie Music Centre

Where: Carnegie Theatre & Arts Centre, Finkle Street, Workington When: Wednesday 4.30 - 6.30 during term-time A great opportunity for children and young people passionate about music. Ages 8 - 18 welcome.
  • Orchestra
  • Choir
  • Samba Drumming
  • Keyboard
  • Guitar
  • Saxophone Ensemble
  • Flute Ensemble
  • Steel Drums
  • Music Theory Lessons
Carnegie Music Centre offers students the opportunity to work towards a Bronze, Silver or Gold Arts Award, and experience music making, together with other young musicians, in a welcoming and encouraging atmosphere. The Carnegie Music Centre showcases the talent of its students at two major concert performances during the year. Find ...
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Cockermouth Music Centre

Where: Cockermouth School When: Saturday mornings in term time from September to March Groups: 2019/20 tbc ...
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West Lakes Music Centre

Where: The Meeting Place, Methodist Church, Egremont When: Tuesday evenings in term time 7.30-8.45pm Windband We welcome experienced players to join us, playing a broad spectrum of well-known classics to jazz and other styles in between! We usually hold an informal concert at the end of each term ...
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Egremont Town Junior Band

Where:Egremont Parish Church Hall When: Mondays 6.30-7.15 The junior band is run in partnership with Egremont Town Band and welcomes young people who have recently started to learn a brass instrument as well as developing players ...
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Soundwave

Where:Wilson Street, Workington Groups: Beat it up! When: email to check dates An upbeat drumming group for musicians aged 13-19, where you can learn to play our massive Boom Dang drum! Music Zone When: Mondays in term time Aged 13-19 and want to get involved in writing or playing music? Then come along to MusicZone - our flagship music project! Every session is free, thanks to funding from Youth Music. Do it Yourself Festival 12 week programme of support, workshops, residentials, gigs, masterclasses, seminars and more. Recruiting Now! A series of events about performance, songwriting, singing technique and making money ...
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Cumbria Youth Orchestra

Where: Trinity School Carlisle When: 6 Sundays throughout the year Cumbria Youth Orchestra is a group of young musicians of around grade 5-8 standard. We play a huge variety of orchestral music with a professional conductor. Rehearsals are supported by our team of specialist professional tutors. So if you want to perform in a variety of musical settings, improve your ensemble skills and raise the level of your playing we’d love to hear from you. This season promises to be another exciting one with the introduction of our new conductor Leon Reimer. Leon is an experienced conductor who is especially ...
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Cumbria Youth Choir

Where: Trinity School Carlisle When: 6 Sundays throughout the year Cumbria Youth Choir launched in 2017, and has it's first major performance at The Sands in July. The choir is open to experienced singers, from Year 9 upwards, who are looking for a new musical challenge and is lead by award-winning choir director and vocal coach, Charlotte Jackson. We welcome singers from across Cumbria ...
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Rosehill Children’s Choir

Where: Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven When: Wednesday 4.15-5.45pm in term-time This new children’s choir is for ages 7-11. Our rehearsals are fun, engaging sessions, designed to introduce members to new musical experiences, develop vocal skills and ignite a love of singing. We work towards a public performance each term so that members can share what they have learned. To sign up or for further information please contact Rosehill on 01946 692422 or email ...
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Rosehill’s Summer Sing!

The Magical Music Tree with Mahogany Opera Monday 29 July – Friday 2 August • 9.30am – 4pm Rosehill Theatre are hosting a whole week of music making and fun for children aged 7-11. Participants will stage their own Snappy Opera, The Magical Music Tree (by composer Luke Carver Goss and writer Ian McMillan), a wonderful story about a dodo, a flying fish and a unicorn that live in the heart of the woods in a tree that makes music. The week offers singing workshops, stage rehearsals, design and technical workshops with professional musicians and director, before performing to an ...
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