Bands, choirs, orchestras and ensembles

Young musicians have the chance to play in groups with other students from across the borough in a friendly and creative environment.

Activities are available to all young musicians in Wigan Borough and the surrounding area. Students do not have to receive their lessons through Wigan Music Service to take part in these activities.

How it works

Ensembles are available at all levels, from beginner to advanced.

Pupils normally join a suitable beginner group before moving on to an intermediate ensemble when they are ready. Entry to some senior ensembles is by audition.

Coaching and training is provided by professional Musical Directors assisted by skilled instrumental tutors. For more information, take a look at the following:

To find out more about our ensembles and to see if one is appropriate for your child, please speak to a member of the Music Service management team.


Music Centre fees are just £35.00 per term (£2.90 per week).


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