Music hubs (West Midlands)

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Birmingham Music Education Partnership

+44 (0)121 366 9953

Services for Education, Birmingham B17 8LR, United Kingdom

West Midlands

The Music Service is the lead organisation for the Birmingham Music Education Partnership with their major partners.

The partnership uses central government funding to extend and coordinate music education provision for all and reports to Arts Council England.

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Shropshire Music Education Partnership

+44 (0)1743 874145

The Music Centre Long Meadow Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 0NU, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Shropshire Music Education Partnership provides instrumental, vocal and curriculum support for schools throughout Shropshire.

Their aim is to provide, develop and support the highest quality of music education in Shropshire and to give young people performing opportunities in schools and in the community.

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Solihull Music Education Hub

+44 (0)121 7432483

Lyndon Music Centre, Daylesford Road, Solihull B92 8EJ, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Solihull Music Education Hub is committed to working in partnership with schools and pupils to assist them in all forms of music making.

It also enriches the lives of pupils and the community through the provision of a wide range of music making opportunities.

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Worcestershire Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1905 425611

Worcestershire Youth Music, Lower Broadheath WR2 6RH, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Worcestershire Music Education Hub is a partnership of local and regional music and performing arts organisations, working together to enhance the quality and breadth of music provision in the county.

Severn Arts (formerly known as Worcestershire Youth Music) is the lead partner, working with over 9,000 children and young people across the county, offering the following services:

  • Small group or individual vocal and instrumental lessons in schools
  • Whole class music projects and workshops
  • The option of lessons after school at our six
  • Area Music Centres Instrument hire
  • A wide range of ensembles, orchestras and bands at all levels
  • Music courses, trips and tours
  • Arts partnership events and activities
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Wolverhampton Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1902 558105

Wolverhampton Music School, Graiseley Hill, Wolverhampton WV2 4NE, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Wolverhampton Music Education Hub was launched in September 2012 in response to the government report A National Plan For Music Education.

Wolverhampton Music Education Hub aims to provide children and young people in the city of Wolverhampton the opportunity to learn an instrument, sing, perform and access high-quality musical experiences.

Wolverhampton Music Service is the lead organisation for the hub and, along with its partner organisations, strives to provide a high quality, broad and balanced offer of support for music education to schools and young people across Wolverhampton.

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Warwickshire Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1926 742630

Saltisford Office Park, Ansell Way, Warwick CV34 4UL, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Launched in 2012, Warwickshire Music Hub has brought together partners from a variety of organisations with a shared vision.

Their aim is “to ensure children in Warwickshire have the very best opportunities to learn to play an instrument, learn to sing, play together in ensembles and progress to the next level of excellence.”

Warwickshire Music and other hub partners work in partnership to give all young people the very best opportunities to make music and receive high-quality music education.

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Telford Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1952 380986

Suite F, The Place, Theatre Square, Limes Walk, Oakengates Telford, TF2 6EP

West Midlands

Telford Music Education Hub is a key partner of the North-West Midlands Music Education Hub (NWMMEH,) a partnership of high-quality music organisations and is funded by the Department for Education through Arts Council England.  

NWMMEH wants to ensure that every child aged 5-18 has the opportunity to sing and learn a musical instrument and to perform as part of an ensemble or choir as recommended in the National Plan for Music Education.

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Coventry Music Education Hub

+44 (0)24 7678 8575

Enterprise House, Foleshill Enterprise Park, Coventry CV6 5NX, United Kingdom

West Midlands

The Coventry Music Education Hub is the major provider of music (and associated performing arts) activity across Coventry and will deliver this in partnership with schools, hub partner, and regional arts organisations.

The Coventry Music Education Hub strives to support schools, raise standards and to provide an inclusive, rich and balanced programme along with opportunities for training and development. The Coventry Music Education Hub will ensure high-quality teaching and

The Coventry Music Education Hub will ensure high-quality teaching and learning opportunities for children and young people across the city and provide a number of high profile performance opportunities which showcase talent, progression, and achievement.’

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Dudley Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1384 813865

Dudley Performing Arts Music Education Hub, Stourbridge DY8 5PQ, United Kingdom

West Midlands

If you play an instrument or sing there is something for you in the Dudley Music Education Hub with groups, bands and ensembles for all instruments and all levels of ability.

To join a group you may be asked for a level of playing ability based on the Grades system although it’s not necessary to have passed the actual exam.

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Walsall Music Education Hub

+44 (0)1922 654576

Hawbush Road, Leamore, Walsall WS3 1AG, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Walsall Music Education Hub is located in the Forest Arts Centre, renowned for its high-quality music provision.

Providing the rhythm of life to everything from jazz to samba from heavy metal to Indonesian folk music, Forest Arts Centre is the place to come to listen, learn and enjoy music. They also provide a range of musical opportunities for Looked After Children, please contact us for more details.

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Herefordshire Music Education Hub (Encore)

+44 (0)1432 853219

Encore Enterprises CIC, Lugwardine HR1 4AE, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Herefordshire Music Education Hub is led by Encore Enterprises CIC, who run Herefordshire Music Service.

Herefordshire Music Service is committed to listening and responding to the needs of all those with an interest in music education.

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Sandwell Music Education Hub

+44 (0)121 296 2997

SIPS Education Ltd., Guardian House, Cronehills Linkway, West Bromwich B70 8SW, United Kingdom

West Midlands

Sandwell Music Education Hub, led by SIPS Education, focus on close support and continuous monitoring to provide an enriching experience.

Music staff are able to provide instrumental, whole class and curriculum support in schools, and undertake to provide 36 weeks of tuition each year.