Contact details

Melissa Bailey,

Day and time

Saturday (term time only), 9am - 12pm

What’s on offer?

10 weekly 1-to-1 lessons (30 minutes for £165) each term:-

  • Brass – Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone
  • Woodwind – Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone
  • Guitar – Acoustic and Electric
  • Strings – Violin, Viola, Cello
  • Drums
  • Piano

Also available each week:-

  • Musicianship groups
  • Choir
  • Song writing
  • Music Tech
  • Mixed Instrumental Group
  • Grade 5 Theory crash course

How to hire an instrument

  • If you need to hire an instrument for the lessons, we offer low-cost hire for any child in Essex – details can be found here.

Money-off lessons and instrument hire for:-

  • Children from low-income families
  • Disadvantaged backgrounds
  • Looked After Children

Apply for the above discounts here.

Music lessons and groups are available for children aged 5 – 18 years, who attend an Essex school or live in Essex (excluding Thurrock and Southend-on-sea).

Click here to join this Music Centre 

Any questions email


Colchester Community Music Centre, Colchester County High School for Girls, Norman Way, Colchester. CO3 3US