Essex Music Service is the lead partner with Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden County High School for Saffron Centre for Young Musicians.

The Centre operates every Saturday in term-time for 30 Saturdays over the academic year, and is suitable for any young musician who is already able to sing or play an instrument. Places are offered on the basis of potential, taking into account the candidates age, musical education and experiences to date. Those with sufficient potential can be accepted at any stage of their musical development, and there is no minimum standard.

SCYM offers an enriching and focussed musical education from primary education right through to year 13. SCYM is committed to offering excellence in achievement as well as wider opportunities.

Click here to find out more about SCYM.


Contact Sophie Stafford
When Saturdays during term time
Location Saffron Centre for Young Musicians c/o Saffron Hall
Uttlesford District Council Offices
London Road
Saffron Walden
Essex CB11 4ER