Southwark Children's Brass Band

Southwark Children's Brass Band

Charity information

Southwark Children's Brass Band

Southwark Children’s Brass Band provides weekly group based music training in brass instruments for around 40 children, ages 7 to 14, from the London Borough of Southwark.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    Our aim is to enrich the lives of young children through music with high quality group brass instrument tuition and public performance.

    Our objectives are:
    - To provide free access to children (aged 7 to 14) to learn music as part of a brass band, without barriers to entry and irrespective of family circumstance.
    - To extend the experiences of children through music, with high quality group tuition.
    - To give children transferable musicianship skills that will make a difference in their education and community life.
    - To raise children's motivation, self esteem, persistence, self assessment and social confidence.
    - To open and extend cultural experiences through participation in music for young children, their families and their communities in Southwark.
    - To be part of a socially diverse group working together with shared aims.

  • Aims

    Southwark Children's Brass Band aims to:

    • To provide free access to children (aged 7 to 14) to learn music as part of a brass band, without barriers to entry and irrespective of family circumstance.
    • To extend the experiences of children through music, with high quality group tuition.
    • To give children transferable musicianship skills that will make a difference in their education and community life.
    • To raise children's motivation, self esteem, persistence, self assessment and social confidence.
    • To open and extend cultural experiences through participation in music for young children, their families and their communities in Southwark; and to work together with a socially diverse group.
  • Overview

    Established: September 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1141015

    Board members: 9

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 3

    Phone number: 07447497231

    Address: 70 Beauval Road, London SE22 8UQ

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