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Welcome to the Music Education Partnership: North Somerset

Welcome to your window on North Somerset’s youth music making.  This is your ‘one stop’ shop to all you need to support young people’s engagement with music.

By exploring the site through the Young People’s and Families Zone or the Schools and Settings Zone, you should quickly find what you are looking for or be pointed in the right direction.

Don’t forget to keep an eye on this Home Page to see what is on the horizon and what people are talking about!

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North Sinfonia @ Symphony Hall 2016

On Saturday 9th July the 46 brilliant young musicians that form the North Somerset Sinfonia, the premier symphony orchestra of the North Somerset Centre for Young Music enthralled the audience in Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

Under the director of their conductor Tim Harrison the orchestra performed by invitation at the National Festival of Music for Youth. After regional festivals around the country only a small number of ensembles were selected to perform in each of the National Festivals categories. The North Somerset Sinfonia were selected to perform alongside Cornwall Youth Orchestra, Carmarthenshire County Orchestra, Gloucestershire Youth Orchestra, Birmingham Schools’ Concert Orchestra, Tees Valley Youth Orchestra and Watford School of Music Youth Orchestra.


Music Teaching Vacancies

Job Vacancies

North Somerset Music Service

requires from September 2016 experienced music teachers as follows...

Guitar Teacher

  • To teach predominantly classical/Spanish guitar in Primary Schools plus a mixture of acoustic and electric guitar in Secondary Schools, delivering in line with North Somerset’s instrumental curriculum
  • Up to 26 hours per week,

Brass Teacher

  • To teach a mixture of brass instruments in Primary and Secondary Schools, confidence teaching lower brass in both treble and bass clef to support our local brass bands would be useful, delivering in line with North Somerset’s instrumental curriculum
  • Up to 21 hours per week,

General Instrumental Music Teacher

  • To teach a mixture of instrumental skills in Primary Schools, predominantly recorder and keyboard, but the ability to deliver basic string (violin/cello) lessons would be an advantage.
  • Up to 20 hours per week,

Each of these position is offered on a flexible hours contract revised three times per year, and job share  is available.

The closing date will be Friday 15th July, with interviews/auditions the following week.

For more information and an application form please contact Mark Trego, Music Service Leader via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01934 426430



Clevedon Centre Auditions

Autitions for NSCYM Clevedon Centre will be held at Castlewood, Clevedon on 4th July.  If you would like to audition, please click here to download the audition letter then complete and return the slip on the bottom.