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Winter Concert 2018

Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Winter Concert at Wakefield Cathedral on the 23rd November (7pm) that brings together talented young musicians from all over Wakefield! Featuring an entertaining mix of pieces and styles, including some festive classics, … Continue reading

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Latest News! Administrative Music Support Assistant Needed.

Wakefield Music Services are looking for an organised and self-motivated individual to provide effective and high quality business and administration support to managers and instrumental teachers within Wakefield Music Services. Working in partnership with Wakefield Music Education Hub to ensure that … Continue reading

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Closed – Music Centre, Groups & Central Lessons

Due to the continuing adverse weather, further school site closures and uncertainty, we will unfortunately have to cancel all music centres, groups and central lessons this evening and on Saturday. Apologies for any inconvenience caused but the safety of all … Continue reading

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Adverse Weather Conditions

Due to the continuing adverse weather conditions the Music Service office will be closed today (Thursday, March 1st) and all lessons and groups that take place at Manygates are cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Winter Concert 2017

This well loved annual concert is being held once again in the beautiful Wakefield Cathedral on Friday the 1st December at 7pm. It will feature four of Wakefield’s finest ensembles; Wakefield Youth Orchestra, Wakefield Youth Brass Band, Wakefield Youth Choir … Continue reading

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WYJO at Marsden Jazz Festival!

Spot Wakefield Youth Jazz Orchestra in this video having a great time at Marsden Jazz Festival last weekend! It was a great concert with lots of new members who played brilliantly! Well done to everyone involved including their great Directors, Stuart Wilkinson … Continue reading

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New Music Hub Parent Group

20th October 2017 (6pm) – Manygates Music Centre We hope that everyone has had a good start to the Autumn term and thank you once again for your support to Music Education and to our Music Centres and Ensembles. We … Continue reading

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Battle of the Bands 2017

This years Battle of the Bands is nearly upon us so please come down and support Wakefield’s young talent as the following 5 final high school bands make their debut and battle it out at Unity Works on Wednesday 1st … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

A Happy New Year to all our great young musicians, schools, academies, partners and brilliant teachers! All groups, ensembles and Music Centres start back this week with exception to Manygates Music Centre (Saturday morning) and Wakefield Youth Orchestra and Training … Continue reading

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London Here We Come!

Wakefield Youth Percussion Ensemble have been invited to play at The Royal Albert Hall in the Music For Youth Proms on Monday 14th November! The group, directed by WMS percussion teacher Rhodri Younger, recently wowed the audience at the festival in … Continue reading

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