Music and vocal workshops

The Architecture of Musical Literacy

  • Thursday 9th January 2020
  • 4.30 – 6.00pm
  • Worplesdon Primary School, Envis Way, Guildford GU3 3NL

KS2 and KS3

Learn how to develop thinking skills through musical literacy, to ensure progression in musical literacy for every child. This will also include a short planning session at the end with Guildford Schools for a potential orchestra day in the summer term.

Primary Schools Festival Teacher’s Vocal Workshop

  • Thursday 16 January 2020
  • 4.15 – 5.45pm
  • Venue TBC (West/Central Surrey)
  • £15

In this taster workshop for the Primary Schools Festivals, learn tips and tricks for coaching Jake and the Right Geniewith choral conductor and animateur, Cole Bendall. Be inspired by singing games and exercises new and familiar, as well as technical tips in coaching the voice and preparing for the tricky corners in Richard Allain’s exciting and engaging work. This is also an opportunity to pick up transferrable exercises and techniques that will support your choir’s continued development. This workshop is aimed at staff leading choirs and anyone taking some involvement in coaching Jake and the Right Genie this Spring.

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Preparing Your School For An OFSTED Music ‘Deep Dive’

  • 4.15 – 6.15pm
  • St Peter’s Catholic Primary School, Grange Road, Leatherhead, KT22 7JN
  • FREE

This workshop will help you to get your school ready for an OFSTED deep dive in music.  Led by a local head teacher and primary music leader, the group will look at what a deep dive might mean for you school, before workshopping ideas with other teachers and school leaders on how to best adapt your curriculum and school musical activities to meet the needs of an inspection of this kind. 

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Surrey Music Hub: School’s Professional Development Day

  • SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday 25 February 2020
  • Woking Youth Arts Centre, Trinity Road, Knaphill, Woking GU21 2SY
  • £20

A fantastic opportunity to renew and refresh your music teaching skills, our Summer Music Training Day offers workshops for primary and secondary music teachers. We’ve asked some of our some of most successful workshop leaders to come and deliver new sessions for us with all new content, with a large focus on digital resources and delivery. With six workshops to choose from, there will be content that is useful for all.   One ticket lets you attend up three workshops in the afternoon and twilight.

The programme will include practical music making and vocal sessions as well as curriculum development workshops. 


  • Choir leading skills
  • Teaching Musicianship Through Singing
  • Using music to build a broad and balanced school curriculum
  • Composition for the primary classroom
  • and more!

Bookings will open very soon.