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Courses / Events

October 17th, 2023 by Roxanne Harry

Look out for our courses and events

Head to Activities > Courses, to see what is on offer and to sign up!

Music Courses Back On!

June 28th, 2023 by Roxanne Harry

Our first course of the term is starting on the 28th – 30th October which is the National Music Service Regional Choir.

Other courses will be announced shortly so keep an eye out on here and socials!

Gwent Junior Choir Course

May 10th, 2023 by Roxanne Harry

We are pleased to announce that the Gwent Junior Choir Course will be taking place on the 1st and 2nd of June at Gwent HQ!
Repertoire will be from Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood.
We look forward to seeing you all there!
Click here for more information
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Music Centre Fun day!

March 24th, 2023 by Roxanne Harry

Just a reminder to all of our Music Centre pupils and parents that the last Music Centre session before we break up for the Easter Holidays is tomorrow, March 25th.

Please arrive at the usual time of 10:00 where rehearsals will take place as usual for the first half of the session, then we will be splitting up into teams for a fun Easter quiz!

Welcome to 2023!

January 17th, 2023 by Roxanne Harry

Happy New Year to all! We hope that you enjoyed fabulous break over Christmas and now you’re feeling rested and ready for a brand new term!

Our Saturday Music Centre activity has returned, 10:00-12:00 at Rougemont School in Newport, and Wednesday evening Music Theory classes have begun, 16:00-18:00 at Gwent Music HQ.

If you’re interested in either of these activities, click on the enrolment button on our homepage to get signed up for the new term!

Both of our adult community groups have also started back up for the new year. The Monmouthshire Community choir meet on Wednesday at the Grange in Usk 17:00-18:30 and the Community Windband meet on Wednesdays 18:30 at Gwent Music HQ. More information about these groups can be found by clicking the “Community” section of our menu.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

December 6th, 2022 by Roxanne Harry

On the 1st day of Christmas Gwent music played for me….

It’s time for the countdown to Christmas! Keep an eye on our social media pages as we post a new video for each day of advent, featuring festive music from our teaching staff and Gwent Music pupils!

Take a look at what’s behind today’s door over on our Facebook page!

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We’re Back!!

October 16th, 2020 by Emma Archer

We are thrilled to say that we are now able to offer face to face lessons in some schools, and in those not able to accommodate yet, we can offer online lessons, either in the school, or if that is not possible, then at home..

Click ‘enrol for lessons’ to find your school, and you will be presented with the possible options.


#makingmusichappen #candomusic

Gwent Music Lessons Suspended

April 20th, 2020 by Roxanne Harry

Unfortunately, due to the current COVID emergency, Gwent Music are unable to provide lessons for the coming Summer term. We are extremely disappointed that we have not been able to provide online tuition as planned.  We hope you are able to make alternative arrangements for the coming weeks, and that we will be able to resume normal service before too long.

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Cancellation of Music Centres and concerts

March 14th, 2020 by Roxanne Harry

In view of the developments with the coronavirus outbreak, and in conjunction with the local authority, we have made the decision to cancel all rehearsals and concerts up until the Easter Holidays.

This will include all music centre and community ensemble sessions, Monday afternoon theory, the showcase concerts next Friday 20th and the 27th of March, and the Gwent Youth Brass Band performance at the Barbican on 23rd March.

The Gwent Youth Orchestra Course schedule to take place from April 3rd to 8th will also be postponed.  More information will be circulated about this at a later date.

Exams scheduled to take place in Gwent Music offices over the next 3 weeks will go ahead as normal. Lessons in schools will continue as planned, unless your child’s school has made an independent decision to close.

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GYBB feature in Brass Band World

February 27th, 2020 by Roxanne Harry

Gwent Youth Brass Band feature as Brass Band World’s Centre Band, to mark GYBB’s Diamond anniversary celebrations.

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