Sheffield Children’s Wind Band - Mercia School (Beginner Wind Band)
Beginner – this wind band is for children (usually Y3 – Y7) who have just started learning to play their instrument (and can play a minimum of 5 notes) and those who have been learning for a number of years (up to grade 3). The Music is specially chosen by expert Music Leaders so that it is just the right level for you. You can join any time, just come along and join in!
The wind band rehearses during term time in a number of our music centres: (you only need to attend rehearsals at one of the venues so choose which is most convenient)
Mercia School- Tuesday evening, 5.45pm – 6.45pm
Director: Andy Harris
Also available from:
- Rainbow Forge Academy - Wednesday evening, 4.30pm – 5.30pm Director: Rob Horscroft and Kate Hartley.
Children playing the following instruments are welcome:
- French horn
Rehearsals finish on Tuesday 11 February and start back on Tuesday 25 February.
The next concert that this group is taking part in is the Music for Youth - Regional Festival on Tuesday 17 March at the Octagon Centre.
To join this group sign up online at least 24 hours before the first attended rehearsal.
Please note we only accept new members into groups the first two week of rehearsals after each school holiday. If you would like to join outside of this time period please contact the ensemble director with an expression of interest, who will advise you accordingly.