Music - Extra-curricular

The Music department has a wide range of extra-curricular activities with a huge number of students across all abilities actively involved in groups.

Some of the activities on offer are:

  • Senior Wind Band (players of grade 3+)
  • Intermediate Wind Band (open to all)
  • Jazz/soul Band
  • Senior Choir
  • Junior Choir
  • 6th Form singers
  • Flute Choir
  • String Ensemble
  • Brass Ensemble
  • Senior Clarinet/Saxophone Ensemble
  • Music Technology Club
  • Composition and music theory club
  • Rock and Pop Group
  • Keyboard Club

Timetables for clubs are found on the music department noticeboard. There are regular opportunities to perform including evening concerts, lunchtime house competitions and performances at local venues such as the Iron Acton Proms. Biannually we run the Brimsham Green Music tour where we perform at concert venues in a Europe. Recent tours include Barcelona, Paris and West Coast Netherlands.

The department is able to offer high-quality instrumental and vocal lessons, on a range of instruments, delivered by a team of exceptional visiting peripatetic teachers. We are often able to loan out instruments for students starting and lessons are partially subsidised by the school. For more details please contact Mr Balcombe, obalcombe@brimsham.com.