HMS offers instrumental and vocal tuition in schools during the school day and also in the evenings and on a Saturday morning, Tuition is offered on a range of instruments: Strings, Brass, Woodwind, Guitar, Percussion, Keyboard and Voice.
All instrumental teaching staff are well qualified, experienced musicians who have been subject to a safer recruitment process and enhanced Criminal record check.
Teachers are regularly observed and receive training throughout the year to help them maintain and develop their teaching skills.
HMS provides Whole Class Instrumental Lessons in the majority of the borough’s junior and primary schools. In addition to this tuition many of these schools also offer the option for small group lessons on a variety of instruments. If you are interested in your child learning in a small group, please speak to your school about lesson availability.
More information about provision at key stage 2 please click here.
For information regarding tuition at Secondary Schools please click here.
If you would prefer for your child to receive their tuition at a twilight centre or on a Saturday morning please click here for more information.
Lessons are delivered for 30 weeks of the year.
For details of fees and remissions, please click here
If your child requires an instrument to learn on you may wish to buy one in which case we would advise you to contact your child’s teacher in order to gain advice on which instrument would be most appropriate.
Many parents prefer to hire instruments in the first instance. HMS has a stock of instruments available to hire at a competitive rate. For further information please click here.