Studio Prices 
30 minutes - £17
60 minutes - £27


Sunday 16th June 2019; 4pm
Location - Awsworth Village Hall

60 The Lane
  NG16 2QQ

Music for Everyone

Youth Music Open Day!


Who’s it for? Young string players grade 2 – 8+ and young wind, brass and percussion players grade 5 – 8+.


When is it? Sunday 2 June, 2pm – 5pm


Where is it? Ada Byron King Building, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Campus, NG11 8NS


Calling young musicians! We would like to invite you to a fantastic free afternoon of music making with the East Midlands Youth String OrchestraNottingham Strictly Strings andEast Midlands Youth Windband! With great music and specialist conductors, these regularly rehearsing groups provide opportunities for ensemble playing plus much more and have performed in a variety of concerts, including in the Albert Hall!


You can reserve a place in advance by emailing stating your name, instrument and grade, or just turn up on the day!




Youth String Weekend

Stringwise! is an annual large scale weekend playing workshop and concert especially designed for young string players. Stringwise helps to build confidence, speed up progress and provide young players with valuable orchestral experience.

We cater to all ages and abilities, playing a great variety of music, from classics to pops. Stringwise! provides the opportunity to play a wide variety of music, take part in amazing concerts and in a range of orchestral groups and workshops, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Over two hundred players take part and the course is divided into four orchestras:

Stringwise 1 – Beginners
Stringwise 2 – Associated Board grades 1-2
Stringwise 3 – Associated Board grades 3-4
Stringwise 4 – Associated Board grades 5-6

Stringwise is an annual event which takes place in November. There are no auditions! The children are carefully supervised and the orchestras are conducted by specialist leaders. Music and practise CD’s are sent in advance of the course.


ABRSM exams

2019 Practical exam fees

Prep Test £37
Grade 1 £41
Grade 2 £47
Grade 3 £54
Grade 4 £60
Grade 5 £65
Grade 6 £75

Spring 2019 (A) Practical and ABRSM exams

Closing date for online entry:  January 25

Closing date for postal entry:  January 18

All instruments and grades

United Kingdom 4 March - 6 April

Summer 2019 (B) Practical and ABRSM exams

Closing date for online entry:  May 10

Closing date for postal entry:  May 3

All instruments and grades

England & Wales 17 June– 20 July