We have various music teachers who visit the school to teach a variety of different musical instruments, please see below for more details about the different teachers and what they offer.
If your child would like to learn an instrument that is not currently offered, please let the school office know, we may be able to arrange further lessons if we have enough interest.
Wind Instrument with Trevor Batham
Lessons are taught by Trevor Batham on a Friday afternoon.
Lessons are provided by Music for Schools, please see their website for further details on how to book lessons and hire instruments.
String Instrument Lessons with Caroline Tyson
I am offering lessons to beginners on violin, viola or cello. I am a fully qualified and experienced instrumental music teacher and have worked for the Wiltshire Music Service for 30 years. I am an Approved Provider registered with the Wiltshire Music Connect Hub.
Shared lessons: £5.50 per student (20, 30 or 40 minutes depending on size of group)
Subsidies are available via your school to reduce the cost of lessons for children who receive free school meals, are in care or otherwise in need of subsidy. Please contact your school to apply for these subsidies.
Cost of shared lessons for pupils receiving subsidies are:
children on free school meals / in care £1.53
others in need of subsidy (at the school’s discretion) £3.23
If you require the loan of an instrument, you can hire from the Wiltshire Music Connect Hub:
Small size violins - £20 per year
Full size violins - £50 per year
Violas - £20 per year
Cellos - £30 per year
There is 100% reduction for those on free school meals, 50% for other subsidised pupils.
Please complete the form which is available to download below, I will email to you am invoice and tuition agreement for you to sign and return with the payment for the term's lessons.
Mrs Caroline Tyson, BA (Hons), LGSM, PGCE, MISM
drum lessons with tim harding
Drum lessons are taught by Tim Harding on Monday afternoons.
20 minute lesson is £8.00
30 minute lesson is £12.00
Lessons are booked directly with Tim. Payment is required termly in advance.
If you would like your child to start lessons, or you would like further information, please contact Tim Harding 07756543355
Guitar lessons with james
Guitar Lessons at Monkton Park school are on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
20 minute shared lessons £6.45 per child
20 minute one to one lesson £9.75 per child
Payment is required a term in advance.
Guitar hire is available.
If your child would like to learn to play the guitar, Please contact Chris Hunt, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 07796237828
For more deatils please visit www.chris-guitar.com member of the RGT (Registry of Guitar Tutors)