Music Centre

Our Music Centre activities are based at Rawmarsh CLC. They are open to children and young people who attend a Rotherham school or who live within the Borough. We also have community music groups open to all ages and abilities.


Music Centre offers:


  • Opportunities to perform in a wide variety of musical groups in a friendly and supportive environment

  • Enjoyment and fulfillment gained through music-making which is an integral part of the student’s musical tuition

  • Developing existing skills through working with expert staff

  • Sharing an enthusiasm for music with others

  • Learning through activities from the early stages right through to advanced groups

  • Opportunities to participate in concert trips and residential weekends.


Enrolment to music centre activities is £20 per term. Theory group is also £20 per term.

To enrol your child for a music centre group please click here

Music Centre Groups

from September 2019



Junior String Group
6:00pm - 7:30pm


6:00pm - 7:30pm



Junior Guitar Group

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Senior Guitar Group

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Replay Group

6:00pm - 8:00pm


Theory/Aural Group

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Rotherham Schools Youth Brass Band
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Rotherham Youth Orchestra

6:00pm - 8:00pm


Beginner Concert Band

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Chantry Band
6:00pm – 7:30pm

Rotherham Schools Concert Band
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Play in a Group - FAQs


Why play in a group?

Playing in a music group or ensemble brings many benefits. It’s a social experience as well as a musical one. Benefits include:- 


  • increased concentration

  • help with listening skills

  • enhanced coordination.


Joining a group also helps with social skills such as learning to work with others in a team, increased responsibility and discipline,  a sense of achievement through performing and much,

much more. 

As with any activity, the more you put in to it the more you get out, so if you attend a group regularly and take part in performances and concerts, you will gain the full benefits from playing an instrument.

How do I find out about groups and ensembles?

There are many ways that you can get involved in playing in a group. Most schools have groups at lunchtimes and after school and if they don’t you could ask about starting one. Rotherham Music has a Music Centre based at Rawmarsh CLC where there are a number of different activities to suit your age and ability. Click here for more details

Contact if you would like more information.