Timetable

Over two hundred and fifty young people aged 8-18 are involved in the Music Centre. They play in a variety of ensembles, including bands, orchestras and groups graded to cater for the different levels of age and experience. Most rehearsals are on Saturday mornings, but evenings during the week are available for some groups.

Holiday Pattern

Lessons and Music Centre groups will not take place during school holidays and bank holidays.

Future School & Bank Holiday Dates 2019-20:

  • Autumn Half Term: Monday 21st October – Friday 25th October
  • Christmas Break: Friday 20th December – Sunday 5th January
  • Spring Half Term: Monday 17th February – Sunday 23rd February
  • Easter Break: Friday 3rd April – Sunday 19th April
  • May Bank Holiday: Monday 4th May
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May
  • Summer holidays commence on Friday 17th July

Weekly Music Centre Timetable

DayTimeEnsembleVenueDirector(s)
Monday4.30-5.15
5.30-6.45
Bury Guitar Ensemble
Bury Big Band
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Mr K. Wallace
Mr S. Jones, Mr M. Dunbevand
Tuesday4.15-5.00
5:15-6:30
Bury Junior Brass Band
Bury Intermediate Brass
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Mr M. Golding
Mr M. Golding
Friday5.30-7.30Bury Youth OrchestraHigher Lane Primary

Mr T. Power, Miss A. Shipton, Mr P. McAndrew, Mr N. Wallwork, Mr J. Jones

Saturday
1st Half
9.30-10.45Bury Training Concert Band

Bury Intermediate Strings
Bury Junior Flute Choir
Bury Wind Ensemble
Bury Youth Strings
Bury Junior Clarinet Choir
Bassoon Teaching
Bury Junior Youth Choir

Higher Lane Primary

Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary

Mr S. Sandiford, Mr B. Mather, Mr N. Wallwork, Mr S. Jones, Mr T. Rose

Mrs S. Elkinson, Mr D. Price, Miss S. Cheung
Miss Z. Ewers
Mr J. Jones
Mr D. Price
Mr M. Dunbevand
Mr J. Jones
Miss S. Leach

SaturdayBreak
Saturday
2nd Half
11.15 – 12.30Bury Youth Concert Band
Bury Junior Concert Band
Bury Junior Strings
Bury Youth Choir
Theory Class
Bassoon Teaching
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Higher Lane Primary
Mr M. Golding, Mr B. Mather, Mr S. Jones, Miss Z. Ewers, Mr T. Rose
Miss A. Shipton, Mr N. Wallwork, Mr M. Dunbevand
Mrs S. Elkinson, Mr D. Price, Miss S. Cheung
Miss S. Leach
Mr J. Foster
Mr J. Jones