Brass, Woodwind & Percussion Department  

Below you will find a list of the instruments available to study at the ESM as well as groups that you may wish to join. 

 Instruments  

Trumpet

Cornet

Trombone

French Horn

Tuba

Flute / Piccolo

Oboe / Cor Anglais

Clarinet

Saxophone

Recorder

Bassoon

 Brass, Woodwind & Percussion Groups  

RAGLEJAZZ BAND - re-starting on Monday 6th September

Mondays 7.30pm - 9.00pm

Fee: £8.50 per session. (payable a term in advance)

Group Leader: Matt Green

Big Band music from every era, to delight those with an interest in popular music and jazz. New members of all ages are always welcome, of Grade 4 standard or above. 

ESM CONCERT BAND - re-starting on Wednesday 8th September

Wednesday 7.45pm - 9.00pm

Fee: £6.50 per session. (payable a term in advance)

Group Leader: James Topp

Aimed at all wind and brass players above grade 4.

FLUTE CHOIR - re-starting on Monday 20th September

Friday 6.30pm-7.30pm

Fee: £6.50 per session. (payable a term in advance)

Group Leader: Hannah Talbot-Cooper

Are you interested in playing as part of a flute ensemble? The Flute Choir is a mixed-age group ensemble that plays a variety of classical and light music. Flautists of Grade 5 standard and above welcome.

RECORDER CONSORT - re-starting on Tuesday 7th September

Tuesdays (fortnightly) 8.00pm - 9.30pm

Fee: £8.50 per session (payable a term in advance)

Group Leader: Andy Watts

ADULT WIND BAND - re-starting on Friday 17th September

Fridays 3.00pm-4.00pm

Fee: £6.50 per session (payable a term in advance)

Group Leader: Sue Sneath

This group is aimed at beginner woodwind and brass players of Grade 1-3 standard,  giving you the chance to develop your skills whilst enjoying playing with other beginner musicians.