OPEN DAY – THIS SATURDAY!
This is a day where we open the doors of Music Centre and welcome in all students of any age and experience who want to see what we do at Music Centre. Whether you’re just starting out on the clarinet, a budding violinist, or an experienced trumpeter – we have something to offer you!
Play Along Session 10:00 to 11:00
This year we have a special free-of-charge Play Along session open to everyone. This is with our Foundation Wind Band and will take place between 10:00 and 11:00. All you need to bring is your instrument and a music stand (if you have one!). All music will be provided.
Win a Ukulele!!
This year we are delighted to announce a Grand Prize Draw for a chance to win an Ashbury Soprano Ukulele worth £86! Tickets for this draw are only £2 and can be purchased during the Open Day and at either of our two up-coming concerts on the 13th May. A big thank you to Hobgoblin Music for donating this wonderful prize.
Prize to be drawn at our evening concert on 13th May at Medina Theatre.
Specialist Music Shops on site!
- Becketts of Southampton
- Hobgoblin of Southampton
- Dave Ballard – IW
- Music Da Capo – IW
- Andrew Day – Piano Tuner – IW
These shops will be on site selling woodwind, brass, percussion, traditional and stringed instruments. In addition to accessories, sheet music and gifts.
Instrument repair services are also available. This is a unique opportunity to view a wide range of musical produce all in one place!
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Raffles, Cakes & Refreshments
There will be the usual supply of home-made cakes, pastries and sandwiches available all morning. Additionally the Friends’ Association will be holding a raffle with a number of fantastic prizes.
We have a number of new items on sale this year, including Music Centre satchels (£10) and Music Bags (£7.50). These are high quality bags printed with the Music Centre logo and are great for carrying around sheet music, recorders, notes etc. All money raised also goes straight back to the Friends’ Association!
There will also be a number of IW Music Hub partners on site to offer advice on what other areas of Music expertise are available on the island.