Piano & Keyboard 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  

Pianoforte

Organ

Harpsichord

Clavichord

Piano Accordion

 Groups 

FOLK GROUP

Sundays 4.00pm - 5.30pm (c. monthly)

Group Leader: Dan James

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

Summer 2022: 1st May | 22nd May | 12th June | 17th July

An established group at the Elgar School of Music, the Folk Group perform at regular events throughout the year. Already having an existing repertoire of over 50 pieces, they also combine with dance groups for workshops.

BAROQUE ENSEMBLE

Mondays 3.30pm - 5.00pm (c. fortnightly)

Group Leader: Claire Horacek

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

Summer 2022: 2nd May | 16th May | 23rd May | 13th June | 27th June | 11th July

The Elgar Baroque Ensemble provides a unique opportunity for advanced players (approximately Grade 7 above) to perform works from the Renaissance, Restoration, Baroque and Early Classical Periods.

RAGLEJAZZ BAND

Mondays 7.30pm - 9.00pm (weekly)

Group Leader: Matt Green

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

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.