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Cumbria Music Hub

Cumbria Music Education Hub is a partnership of key music organisations who are working together to bring music to the children and young people of Cumbria.

We aim to reach as many people as possible, helping them not just to make music, but also develop their personal, social and educational skills.

Through our passion for music we want to inspire and empower by creating opportunity and enjoyment for all.


Vacancies with Cumbria Music Service

Cumbria Music Service is looking to appoint dynamic teachers who are passionate about supporting and developing Music Education opportunities for young people.

We are the lead organisation for Cumbria Music Education Hub and the successful candidates will be integral to the continuing development of opportunities for young people.

Teaching will be in a range of schools and the successful candidates will be expected to deliver First Access, small group lessons as well as support extracurricular activities.

Guitar – West Cumbria (job ref: RE747e)
Lower Strings – Carlisle/Allerdale (job ref: RE748e)

Appointment to these posts are subject to Enhanced Vetting Checks
For further details visit - http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/jobsandcareers/current_vacancies/


Focus on .... Summer Music Courses

Summer holidays are approaching fast, so why not look at some of the wonderful opportunities to make music, have fun and meet other young musicians? Whether you're grade 2 or grade 8, want experience of life at Music College, or want to have fun with folk music, there are courses of all shapes and sizes.

Lake District Summer Music - Ensemble Jeunesse

3 August - 15 August



Ensemble Jeunesse is a new course for gifted string players aged 15–18 which forms part of the annual Lake District Summer Music Festival.

The Director of the course is the eminent violinist, teacher and conductor Richard Deakin, for many years violin tutor for the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

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Chethams Piano School


14-20 August / 20-26 August

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Folkworks Summer School 2015


Junior Summer School

Wednesday 12th – Saturday 15th August

children aged 9 – 13 years old

Youth Summer School

Monday 10 - Saturday 15 August

For ages 14 - 23 years old

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Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

A wide range of summer courses for children and young people throughout the summer.

Take a look at the website to find out what's on offer

RNCM Young Strings Summer School

Monday 27 – Friday 31 July 2015


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Alnwick Music Camp

18 -25 July


For young people from 13 upwards to learn to compose, conduct and perform… and in one of the most beautiful towns in the UK.

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Scottish Schools Orchestra Trust - Summer Course 2015

Monday 13 July - Saturday 18 July 


A course for children and teenagers aged 9 to 15 who play an orchestral or band instrument at a level of grade 2 to grade 8 or above.  

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