Essex Music Service runs a network of music schools throughout the County where young musicians of any experience can play together in bands, music groups and sing in choirs.

Date: Tuesday and Wednesday (term time only)
Time: 3pm – 9pm (term-time only)
Location: Maltings Academy, Spinks Lane, Witham, CM8 1EP


1-2-1 lessons on offer:

Strings, Woodwind, Brass, Guitar, Drums and Voice

However, if you are interested in learning a different instrument not listed above, please contact us directly as we are able to increase our provision.

Rock/Pop band – Tuesday 4pm – 5pm

Led by Paul Cooke this lively and fun band plays jazz, pop and big band music and provides opportunities to have a go at improvising. The band rehearse weekly in a relaxed atmosphere and aim to perform regularly. All instruments welcome from grade 1 to grade 6 and beyond! Paul has been playing in ensembles and live bands since an early age and has many years experience directing both professional and school groups.

Music Explorers – Tuesday 5pm – 5:30pm

Come on journey to find out how music is created and develop your knowledge and ability to produce your own pieces of music. This is open to all ages and all abilities. There are two groups – Beginners and Intermediate.

Ukulele Group Tuesday 6pm – 7pm

Join our Ukulele group and discover the joys of playing this stringed-instrument originally from Hawaii and similar to a guitar.


  • Rock
  • Pop
  • Classical
  • Vocal
  • Blues
  • Disco
  • Soul
  • Funk
  • Metal
  • Musical Theatre
  • Hip Hop


  • 1-2-1 Tuition
  • Drums
  • Strings
  • Piano
  • Woodwind
  • Guitar
  • Bass Guitar
  • Music Explorers
  • Cojón

Music groups offered

  • Rock band
  • Ukulele
GEORGE WEBB Teacher in Charge
07786 234702