Swindon Music Service exists to provide the best possible music opportunities for children and young people within Swindon and the surrounding areas. As a newly formed charity, we can now offer our services to schools in the surrounding areas outside the Swindon catchment area.
We offer high quality music tuition and events in a range of styles and genres.
What’s on offer?
Schools can see what’s o offer by clicking the buttons below and then viewing the dropdown menus. A pdf picture showing further information can be viewed and printed by clicking on the picture.
Additional services and information for schools
Roadshow Promos Roadshow Bookings Calendar Musical activities & resources for schools Arts Awards e-Newsletters for schools Mini Musicians Schools Voice Festival Resources Charanga log-in Instrumental & Vocal Lessons
Some services can be purchased on a buy-as-you-go basis
If you are already a school hub member, clock the button to see what services can be purchased on the buy-as-you-go! Buy-as-you-go
Supporting your school’s Singing Strategy
All KS1 & 2 schools Swindon Schools can access singing strategy support free through a password. Each KS1&2 school will be sent the new password on an annual basis.
You will find information and resources to develop a community singing school.
Songs and resources provided by the Music Service, free to all EYFS settings, KS 1 & 2 schools:EYFS resources
Useful Links (Other sites that offer free resources):
Sing Up : Sing Up at Home
Sing with our Kids.com: Songs
Swindon Schools are music hub partners
Once you sign up to a membership category, you can access a world of support with regard to music education in your school. click the button to enter the log-in area of you membership: School Membership area
We offer schools a wide range of music programmes which meet the requirements of both Arts Council England and the National Plan for Music Education (DfE 2011). These include:
- Whole class ensemble tuition (WCET) – First Access
- Group and individual instrumental and vocal tuition
- Leadership of ensembles and choirs
- Class music curriculum support
- Advice and support
- Music learning audit
- Professional Development
- Music learning resources – Including Charanga (Free to Infant, Junior & Primary schools through the Hub membership scheme)
- Music Mark membership – Free through the Hub Membership scheme
- Access to concerts and projects
- Signposting to partner projects and events
- Termly e-newsletter
- Instrument hire
School hub partners can apply for a music development grant from to-to-time