The aim of the Centre is to complement and enhance the teaching of music, dance and drama, in Solihull by creating opportunities for instrumentalists and singers to take part in a variety of ensembles, according to their ability.
The Centre operates on each Saturday during term time from 8:50am until 12:15pm at the Solihull Music Service.
We are also offering new classes in January 2019 in partnership with Elegie School Of Music to offer class to 4 and 5 year olds. https://solihullmusicservice.com/partnerships/
Classes currently on offer include:
Flute Choir 09.45am– suitable for beginners to grade 7, this choir is a brilliant opportunity to work alongside fellow flutists to develop musical expression and general ensemble skills within a relaxed, fun environment.
Reed group: 11.30am – for all instruments that contain a reed!
SMC Orchestra 10.45am – this ensemble is for all the traditional instruments of all ages and abilities.
Dance 09.00am– to compliment the musical and drama groups and develop the Performing Arts on offer at S.M.C.
SMC Jazz Band 09.00am– is a traditional Swing Band playing the latest Big Band Charts.
SMC voices 09.45am – explore your voice in this group and learn some songs!
Rock & Pop 09.00am – S.M.C.’s rock & pop department offers the opportunity for guitarists to learn to play chord patterns and develop these skills in the context of a group playing their favorite songs. Rock & Pop groups are encouraged to develop their own material with guidance from experienced musicians. There are regular opportunities to perform the repertoire they have rehearsed to a receptive audience.
Ukulele group 09.45am – come and enjoy this popular group, learning songs from the 60’s to modern day.
Electric Guitar Group 09.00am – For all electric guitars players. The only one of it group in Solihull.
Beginner Guitar group 09.00am – For guitarist who have had a term or more worth of lessons
1 Session £18.10 per term (£1.81 per week)
2 Sessions £36.20 per term (£3.62per week)
3 Sessions £54.30per term (£5.43 per week)
4 Sessions £72.40 per term (£7.24 per week)