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Jazz Tutor, Mike Walker, performs ‘Ropes’ at the RNCM

In 2008, Music Place jazz tutor, Mike Walker, was commissioned by PRSF and Manchester Jazz Festival to write ‘Ropes’, a piece of music for 22 piece string orchestra and jazz quintet.  Mike is currently completing an album recording of ‘Ropes’ and tickets are now available to see a performance of the work at the […]

By |August 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Music Place Supports Projects 2015-16

We have just completed our charity outreach projects for the year and wanted to say a big thank you to all our students whose donations have made it possible for us to take music out into the community this year.

As well as doing our annual carol singing in local homes in December, in 2015-16 […]

By |June 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*New for 2016! * Gigs for Kids and Mini Music in The Park

By |May 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Music Place choir perform with Artful Voices and The Trappini Trio at Sale Waterside on April 10th

By |May 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fantastic Instrumental Day and Singer’s Night

A selection of photos from Instrumental Day and Singer’s Night.  Oliver Taylor playing violin, Eve Shenkman on sax and the staff string quartet featuring Beka, Imogen, Tanah and Sarah.  Our singing teachers Claire, Lois, Charlie, Alison and Tanah singing ‘Lean on Me’ and The Music Place Choir!

By |March 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Concerts Coming Up This Term!

All student concerts this term are held at the Cinnamon Club in Bowdon.

Dates for your diary are;

Sunday 13th March 2pm  INSTRUMENTAL DAY

A chance for our talented instrumentalists from Violinists to Trumpet players to perform for their peers.

 

Sunday 13th March 7.30pm SINGERS NIGHT

Soloists take to the stage with a range of music from across all […]

By |February 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Congratulations exam students!

A big well done to all our students that took ABRSM exams before Christmas and have now received their results.

More than 40 students took exams – Congratulations to all of you! 🙂

By |January 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Theory Classes

 (We don’t recommend writing music in pen but always have a very sharp pencil and rubber handy!)

 

 

Hello to all you people that might be needing to pass grade 5 ABRSM theory in order to take your higher practical exams!

We have a theory class with Jonni on a  Friday evening each week 7.00 – 8.00pm […]

By |October 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Lovely Building

This is the lovely old building that we are based in as seen from the new Altrincham Hospital across on the other side of Railway Street.  County Galleries, underneath us, is a lovely art shop with a framing service that has been there for years.  Our entrance is round the back, up the steep […]

By |October 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Carpets :)

We are very happy with our new carpets and paint job so here’s a little sneak preview:

By |September 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments